Site description (2000 baseline):
Site location and context
The site comprises rocky cliffs, c.100 m in height, that stretch for nearly 1 km along a narrow gorge north of Beypazarý. Orchards are found along the river.
The area is important for cliff-nesting species.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
No serious threats are known at the site.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Kirmir Valley. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/kirmir-valley-iba-turkey on 22/09/2023.