Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: B2, C2, C6 (2002)
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Area: 39,433 ha

Protection status:

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
A coastal mountain complex in the north of Sicily, south of the town of Cefalù. There is a very varied mosaic of habitats, including broadleaved woodlands, pastures and rocky areas.

Key biodiversity
An important breeding site for raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Madonie. Downloaded from on 30/09/2020.