Evrotas delta

Country/territory: Greece

IBA criteria met: A4i, B1i, C2 (2000)
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Area: 3,000 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description (2000 baseline)
A delta with dunes, saltmarshes, riverine vegetation, meadows and reedbeds (Phragmites).

Key biodiversity
The area is important for passage waterbirds and passerines, and for breeding and passage raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aquila clanga (wintering), Aquila heliaca (wintering), Falco naumanni (minimum 3 breeding pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Evrotas delta. Downloaded from on 27/02/2024.