GR190
Mount Dikti, Crete


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Chukar Alectoris chukar LC resident 1996 common B2
Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus NT resident 1996 2 breeding pairs B2
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus LC resident 1996 65-80 breeding pairs B2, C6
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC resident 1996 4 breeding pairs B2, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Thylakas (Agiou Nikolaou Kritsa) Katafygio Agrias Zois 786 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Selakano Dimou Ierapetras Katafygio Agrias Zois 1,976 protected area contained by site 0
Plathiani Lagkada Dimou Oropediou Katafygio Agrias Zois 519 protected area contained by site 0
Lazaros Koryfi - Madara Diktis Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 13,104 protected area contained by site 13,158
Latsidiani Kefala Dimou Neapolis Katafygio Agrias Zois 490 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Koryfi Koupa (Dytiki Kriti) Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,012 protected area overlaps with site 1,191
Gianna Koryfi Dimou Agiou Nikolaou Katafygio Agrias Zois 1,611 protected area contained by site 0
Farangi Selinari - Vrachasi Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,377 protected area overlaps with site 1,715
Dikti: Oropedio Lasithiou; Katharo, Selena, Selakano, Chalasmeni Koryfi Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 34,656 protected area contained by site 34,007
Dikti: Omalos Viannou (Symi - Omalos) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,912 protected area contained by site 3,557
Dasos Viannou--Amiron/Viannou--Amiron--Kefalovryso Game Refuge 1,300 unknown 0
Chalasia/Zenion--Exo Potamon--Mesa Lasithiou Game Refuge 1,100 unknown 0
Chalasia (Zenion-Exo Potamon-Mesa Lasithiou) Katafygio Agrias Zois 799 protected area contained by site 0
Ano Limnion Dimou Mallion Katafygio Agrias Zois 965 protected area overlaps with site 0
Anavlocho (Vrachasiou) Katafygio Agrias Zois 474 protected area overlaps with site 0
Amiron, Kefalovrysiou Dimou Viannou Katafygio Agrias Zois 3,078 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Scree & boulders, Inland cliffs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
tourism/recreation -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Dikti, Crete. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.