IBA criteria met: A1, B2, B3, C1, C6 (2000)
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Area: 5,500 ha
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Site description (baseline)
A rugged mountain chain which forms high cliffs along the south-east coast of Skyros. The dominant vegetation is phrygana with small patches of grassland and Quercus and Acer woodland.
This is an important site for seabirds, raptors and species associated with scrub.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mount Kochylas, Skyros. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1124 on 03/06/2023.