Mount Ochi and surrounding marine area

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: A4ii, B1ii, B2, B3, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 29,992 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A coastal mountain dominated by grazed scrub with numerous springs and streams. Livestock-farming is the main activity.

Key biodiversity
The site is particularly important for passage migrants. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Larus audouinii (non-breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Ochi and surrounding marine area. Downloaded from on 28/01/2022.