Site description (2000 baseline):
Site location and context
The site is dominated by hills covered with Quercus
An important site for forest species.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The site is threatened by intensive forestry, deforestation and hunting. Part of the area is a candidate SAC.
None710 ha of IBA covered by Wildlife Refuge (Ag. Athanasios-Sipitoura/Aspraggelon-Elatis, 710 ha).
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Central Zagori and mount Mitsikeli. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/central-zagori-and-mount-mitsikeli-iba-greece on 03/10/2023.