GR183
Mount Kedros and Kourtaliotiko gorge, Crete


Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 12,000 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A steep mountain and gorge dominated by phrygana. The main human activity is livestock-farming.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding raptors, montane and scrub species.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Kedros and Kourtaliotiko gorge, Crete. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2021.