A rugged limestone mountain with many inaccessible rocky slopes. Limited fir Abies forests cover the northern and southern parts of the site. The human presence is low and the main activity is stock-raising.
This is an important area for raptors and alpine species.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Erimanthos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/04/2019.