Mount Voras (Kaïmaktsalan)

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2, B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 52,286 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A tall mountain with densely forested valleys. The main human activities include forestry, livestock-farming and winter sports.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for resident raptors, forest species and species associated with open montane habitats. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aquila heliaca, Falco naumanni (non-breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Voras (Kaïmaktsalan). Downloaded from on 12/04/2021.