Northern Chios

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 38,500 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
The site includes Mount Pelineo. It is dominated by scrub and contains four small wetlands.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for species typical of Mediterranean scrub.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Northern Chios. Downloaded from on 21/10/2020.