GR065
Islands and islets of northern Sporades and northwestern coast of Alonnisos


Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1ii, B1iii, B2, B3, C1, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 191,842 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A group of small, uninhabited rocky islands in the northern Sporades, covered by phrygana, except Piperi island which is wooded. Human activities include stock-raising and fishing.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for species breeding on coastal cliffs, for migratory waders, raptors and passerines.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Islands and islets of northern Sporades and northwestern coast of Alonnisos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2020.