Islets of western Limnos and cape Mourtzeflos

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
The islets are approximately 300 m from the shore and are vegetated with phrygana. The main human activities are water-sports and angling.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for species associated with coastal cliffs.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Potential threats to the site are disturbance from tourists and fishermen.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Islets of western Limnos and cape Mourtzeflos. Downloaded from on 23/03/2023.