Site description (2000 baseline)
An area of mountains, sea cliffs and gorges. Phrygana, maquis and sclerophyllous scrub dominate, with areas of Abies forest. The main human activities are livestock-farming and hunting.
The site is an important corridor for migratory passerines and breeding and migrant raptors.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: East Lakonia mountains. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/east-lakonia-mountains-iba-greece on 05/10/2023.