Islets of western Limnos and cape Mourtzeflos

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 26,878 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
The islets are approximately 300 m from the shore and are vegetated with phrygana. The main human activities are water-sports and angling.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for species associated with coastal cliffs.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Islets of western Limnos and cape Mourtzeflos. Downloaded from on 21/10/2020.