GR190
Mount Dikti, Crete


Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 54,000 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A wooded mountain in Crete dominated by Pinus and Quercus. The woodland cover has been reduced by recent fires. Human activities include livestock-farming and tourism.

Key biodiversity
An important site for passage and breeding raptors and alpine species.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Dikti, Crete. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/07/2020.