Lake Kalodiki, Margariti and Karteri marshes

Country/territory: Greece

IBA criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 1,650 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description (baseline)
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.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Lake Kalodiki, Margariti and Karteri marshes. Downloaded from on 08/06/2023.