An area of freshwater lakes, fen and wet meadows. An area of forest exists on an island in Lake Kalodiki. The surrounding slopes are covered with maquis.
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (breeding).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Kalodiki, Margariti and Karteri marshes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2020.