IBA criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 4,400 ha
Site description (baseline)
The site encompasses the lower Aliakmon valley close to Veria. The area is dominated by scrub and forest but also includes an artificial lake.
This is an important area for resident raptors.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Aliakmonas gorge. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1021 on 03/06/2023.