IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, B3, C1, C6 (2012)
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Area: 35,223 ha
Chalki is a small rocky island with degraded vegetation, in a group of small islets. Alimnia is locally covered by Juniperus and Pinus scrub and also has an area of saltmarsh. Human activities include livestock farming, hunting, tourism, and arable agriculture.
This is an important site for species associated with coastal scrub and cliffs.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Chalki island and surrounding islets. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/03/2023.