Country/territory: Greece

IBA criteria met: A1, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 2,000 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description (2000 baseline)
This coastal site is dominated by phrygana and perennial crops, particularly olive-groves. The village of Galaxidi lies within the IBA. Human activities include livestock-farming, arable agriculture and hunting.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for species associated with a mixture of scrub and agricultural land.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Galaxidi. Downloaded from on 22/02/2024.