IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 21,300 ha
A large limestone massif, south of the town of Metsovo. The site has an extensive area of alpine grassland, cliffs, scree and gorges. Part of the site is covered by fir Abies and beech Fagus forest. The main human activity is livestock-farming.
The site is important for species associated with alpine grassland, cliffs and scree.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Peristeri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/03/2023.