GR017
Mount Pangaio


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A mountain dominated by Fagus and Quercus forest with extensive alpine pastures.



Key biodiversity
This is an important site for resident forest species.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from hunting and afforestation with Pinus species. Part of the area is a candidate SAC.



Protected areas
National Partial International None4,500 ha of IBA covered by Wildlife Refuge (Periochi Pangaiou Orous, 4,500 ha). Part of IBA covered by Wildlife Refuge (Kalias-Iliokomis/Protis-Iliokomis, 800 ha). Part of IBA covered by Wildlife Refuge (Kormitsas-Iliokomis, 1,560 ha).




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Pangaio. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2020.