CY006
Akhna dam


Country/territory: Cyprus

IBA Criteria met: A1, C1 (2012)
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Area: 379 ha

BirdLife Cyprus

Site summary
A small, man-made wetland and expanse of surrounding agricultural land that is important during the migration season, attracting significant numbers of the Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus), a species of global conservation concern. The site is also important for wetland birds. Part of the site is in the British Sovereign Base Areas.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Akhna dam. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/09/2021.