Agios Efstratios island

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B3 (2012)
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Area: 11,854 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A remote island and the surrounding rocky islets in the northern Aegean Sea. The dominant vegetation is phrygana.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding seabirds, raptors and for passage migrants. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (passage).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Agios Efstratios island. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.