Year of compilation: 2000
The site has two large freshwater lakes with reedbeds (Phragmites
) and surrounding arable land.
This is an important site for wintering ducks.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from agricultural intensification and surface and groundwater abstraction. The area is a candidate SAC.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lakes Trichonis and Lysimachia. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 09/08/2022.