GR116
Mount Kyllini (Ziria)


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A limestone mountain with areas of scrub, Abies and Pinus forest. A plateau area is covered by scrub and temporary ponds. There is a limited human presence and the main activities are stock-raising, forestry, tourism, and hunting.



Key biodiversity
This is an important site for species found in conifer forests and scrub.



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



Protected areas
National Low International None660 ha of IBA covered by Wildlife Refuge (Boutsiou/Karias, 660 ha).




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Kyllini (Ziria). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2020.