Mountains of central Evvoia

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 45,000 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
Steep mountains with numerous cliffs and Castanea and Abies forest. Human activities include forestry, stock-raising, and hunting.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for breeding raptors and species characteristic of forest and scrub. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (non-breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mountains of central Evvoia. Downloaded from on 06/02/2023.