Mount Kerkis, Samos

Country/territory: Greece

IBA criteria met: B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 7,000 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description (baseline)
A mountain with a variety of habitats including conifer forests, subalpine grassland, scrub, cliffs and arable land.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for raptors and passerines typical of Mediterranean scrub and forest.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mount Kerkis, Samos. Downloaded from on 29/05/2023.