An extensive, though fragmented, complex of fresh and brackish marshes and pools on the outskirts of Famagusta town. The site attracts a wide range of waterbirds, notably breeding Black-winged Stilt and Spur-winged Lapwing. The lakes are also the only known breeding site for Glossy Ibis in Cyprus.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Famagusta Lakes. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/famagusta-lakes-iba-cyprus on 27/09/2023.