A group of islands and islets, excluding the main settlements. Paros and Antiparos both have wetlands and arable land. The centre of Paros and the surrounding islets are covered with scrub and phrygana.
The site is important for migratory waterbirds and breeding raptors.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Part of the area is a candidate SAC.
National Partial International NonePart of IBA covered by Wildlife Refuge (Stroudoular-Ag. Pantes/Lefkon-Kostou, 600 ha).
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Paros and Antiparos islands and surrounding islets. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 26/06/2022.