GR091
Lakes Trichonis and Lysimachia


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
The site has two large freshwater lakes with reedbeds (Phragmites) and surrounding arable land.



Key biodiversity
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.



Protected areas
National None International None




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lakes Trichonis and Lysimachia. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2022.