Geropotamos estuary, Crete

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, C2 (2000)
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Area: 450 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A river delta on Crete with a mix of grassland, sand-dunes and scrub.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for passage waterbirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Geropotamos estuary, Crete. Downloaded from on 03/07/2022.