A typical Aegean island covered with phrygana and with a small coastal wetland. The site includes the adjacent rocky islets of Vous, Serfopoula and Piperi. The main human activities are arable agriculture, livestock-farming, fishing, tourism, and hunting.
This is an important area for raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Larus audouinii.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Serifos island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2020.