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A forested area situated at the northern edge of the barren Central Anatolian plateau, dominated by Pinus nigra with P. sylvestris at higher altitudes. Pasture and scrub (mainly Quercus) occur throughout. The forests are extensively managed except within the National Park, which attracts large numbers of visitors from Ankara.
This is an important site for a number of species of raptor.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kızılcahamam Forests. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/08/2019.