GR054
Kalamaki gorge and Zarkou mountains


Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 8,650 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A rugged mountain dominated by scrub. The adjacent gorge and valley contains some riverine forest. Human activities include stock-raising and hunting.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for resident raptors and species characteristic of open habitats.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kalamaki gorge and Zarkou mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/09/2020.