GR153
Paros and Antiparos islands and surrounding islets


Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 31,723 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A group of islands and islets, excluding the main settlements. Paros and Antiparos both have wetlands and arable land. The centre of Paros and the surrounding islets are covered with scrub and phrygana.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for migratory waterbirds and breeding raptors.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Paros and Antiparos islands and surrounding islets. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/09/2020.