IBA criteria met: B2, B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 15,000 ha
Site description (baseline)
A rugged mountain covered with phrygana and rocky sites. The main human activity is livestock-farming.
This is an important site for raptors and species occurring in scrub.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mount Kryoneritis, Crete. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1100 on 05/06/2023.