A coastal mountain dominated by grazed scrub with numerous springs and streams. Livestock-farming is the main activity.
The site is particularly important for passage migrants. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Larus audouinii (non-breeding).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Ochi and surrounding marine area. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/06/2020.