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Islands and islets of northern Sporades and northwestern coast of Alonnisos


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Scopoli's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea LC breeding 1995 100 breeding pairs C6
Puffinus yelkouan NR breeding 1995 common B1ii, B3, C2
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii LC breeding 1996 51-100 breeding pairs A1, C1
Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae LC breeding 1996 400 breeding pairs A4ii, B1iii, B2, C2, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zoni Oikistikon Rythmiseon B2 kai B3 kai Zoni B4 Ethnikou Thalassiou Parkou Alonnisou Voreion Sporadon Alla 76,410 protected area overlaps with site 0
Zoni Eidikon Rythmiseon B1 Ethnikou Thalassiou Parkou Alonnisou Voreion Sporadon Alla 133 protected area contained by site 0
Zoni A9: Periochi Eidikon Rythmiseon Ethnikou Thalassiou Parkou Alonnisou Voreion Sporadon Alla 130,375 protected area overlaps with site 0
Zoni A8: Periochi Eidikon Rythmiseon Ethnikou Thalassiou Parkou Alonnisou Voreion Sporadon Alla 1,077 protected area contained by site 0
Zones A2, A3, A4, A5 kai A7 periochis A Ethnikou Thalassiou Parkou Voreion Sporadon Periochi prostasias tis fysis se thalassio parko 5,995 protected area contained by site 0
Zones A1 kai A6 periochis A Ethnikou Thalassiou Parkou Alonnisou Voreion Sporadon Periochi prostasias tis fysis se thalassio parko 16,149 protected area overlaps with site 0
Voreies Sporades Skopelou Elenchomeni kynigetiki periochi 6,169 protected area overlaps with site 0
To nisi Piperi stis Voreies Sporades Diatiriteo mnimeio tis fysis 423 protected area contained by site 0
Piperi Island Natural Monument 438 protected area contained by site 438
Palouki Dimou Skopelou Katafygio Agrias Zois 1,517 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Northern Sporades Marine Park 100,000 protected area contained by site 100,000
Nisia Kyra Panagia; Piperi, Psathoura Kai Gyro Nisides Agios Georgios, Nisoi Adelfoi, Lechousa, Gaidouronisia Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 12,935 protected area contained by site 5,049
Ethniko Thalassio Parko Alonnisou Voreion Sporadon Ethniko Thalassio Parko 230,140 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ethniko Thalassio Parko Alonnisou – Voreion Sporadon; Anatoliki Skopelos Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 249,151 protected area overlaps with site 191,842
Diaselo Dimou Alonnisou Katafygio Agrias Zois 1,086 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ag. Ioannis--Trohalo/Litohoriou Game Refuge 1,226 protected area contained by site 1,226

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Sea Sea inlets and coastal features -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
fisheries/aquaculture -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Islands and islets of northern Sporades and northwestern coast of Alonnisos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2020.