GR146
Psili Ammos lagoon, Samos


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A small coastal lagoon with a reedbed (Phragmites). In the summer the lagoon almost dries up.



Key biodiversity
This is an important site for wintering and passage waterbirds.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threat is from illegal hunting. The area is a candidate SAC.



Protected areas
National None International None




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Psili Ammos lagoon, Samos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/01/2022.