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Mount Parnitha


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Cretzschmar's Bunting Emberiza caesia LC breeding 1997 common B3, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Voutima Avlonas Katafygio Agrias Zois 1,255 protected area overlaps with site 0
Parnitha Ethnikos Drymos (pirinas) 3,950 protected area contained by site 3,812
Parnitha Ektrofeio thiramaton 32 protected area contained by site 0
Oros Parnitha Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 14,922 protected area contained by site 0
Oros Parnitha Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 14,922 protected area contained by site 14,902
Dasoktima Tatoiou-Salonikis-Loimikou-Sinidioktito Game Refuge 10,070 protected area overlaps with site 10,070
Dasoktima Tato¿ou-Salonikis Loimikou-Synidioktito Dasos Gkoura-Parnithas Katafygio Agrias Zois 11,693 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
military -
tourism/recreation -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Parnitha. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020.