A large freshwater lake with extensive reedbeds (Phragmites).
This is an important site for wintering ducks (Anatidae) and breeding species associated with reedbeds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Phalacrocorax pygmeus (wintering), Aythya nyroca (breeding).
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Pamvotida (Ioannina). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/08/2022.