Year of compilation: 2000
A large island and the nearby islets dominated by maquis. Human activities include livestock-farming, fishing and hunting.
This is an important site for breeding seabirds.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from overgrazing and fires. The area is a candidate SAC.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kasos island and surrounding islets. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 09/08/2022.