GR009
Kompsatos valley


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
Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmaeus LC winter - 20-40 individuals A1, C1
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus LC resident 1996 common B3, C6
Semi-collared Flycatcher Ficedula semitorquata LC breeding 1990 rare B2, C6
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 1995 common B2, 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)
Prostatevomena topia Ethnikou Parkou Anatolikis Makedonias kai Thrakis Alla 25,932 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Potamos Kompsatos (Nea Koiti) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 468 protected area contained by site 424
Periochi oikoanaptixis Ethnikou Parkou Anatolikis Makedonias kai Thrakis Alla 44,710 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Limnes Kai Limnothalasses Tis Thrakis - Evryteri Periochi Kai Paraktia Zoni Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 28,606 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Koilada Kompsatou Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16,493 protected area contained by site 16,000
Kechrou - Kerasias Koinotitas Kechrou Katafygio Agrias Zois 2,833 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ethniko Parko Anatolikis Makedonias kai Thrakis Ethniko Parko 92,947 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland Dry siliceous grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kompsatos valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2020.