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Apsalos and Moglenitsa gorges


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Olive-tree Warbler Hippolais olivetorum LC breeding 1996 frequent B2, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Stena Apsalou - Moglenitsas Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,107 protected area overlaps with site 5,683
Oros Paiko; Stena Apsalou Kai Moglenitsas Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 90,954 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub, Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
urban/industrial/transport -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Apsalos and Moglenitsa gorges. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/01/2022.