A hilly area dominated by Quercus forest. Human activities include agriculture, forestry, livestock-farming, and hunting.
This is an important site for forest species and resident raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Phalacrocorax pygmeus.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Douskon and Kasidiaris mountains, Delvinaki lakes and Gormou valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/07/2020.