IBA criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 27,000 ha
Site description (baseline)
A hilly coastal region dominated at higher altitudes by conifer forest. At lower altitudes there is a mosaic of maquis, small wetlands and olive-groves.
This is an important area for breeding and passage raptors and resident forest species.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mount Itamos. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1009 on 08/06/2023.