GR042
Aliakmon gorge


Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 4,400 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
The site encompasses the lower Aliakmon valley close to Veria. The area is dominated by scrub and forest but also includes an artificial lake.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for resident raptors.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aliakmon gorge. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/04/2019.