A group of islands (Favignana, Levanzo and Marettimo) and islets to the west of Sicily. The main habitats are maquis, garrigue and rocky cliffs. The main land-uses are non-intensive agriculture, hunting, tourism and fishing.
Important breeding site for seabirds, especially Hydrobates pelagicus.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threat is illegal hunting, especially of migrating birds.
National Low International NonePart of IBA covered by Marine Reserve (Isole Egadi, 35 ha).