IBA criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1i, B1iii, B2, B3, C1, C2, C6 (2012)
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Area: 191,842 ha
Site description (baseline)
A group of small, uninhabited rocky islands in the northern Sporades, covered by phrygana, except Piperi island which is wooded. Human activities include stock-raising and fishing.
This is an important site for species breeding on coastal cliffs, for migratory waders, raptors and passerines.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Islands and islets of northern Sporades and northwestern coast of Alonnisos. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1084 on 02/06/2023.