Paros and Antiparos islands and surrounding islets

Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
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.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Part of the area is a candidate SAC.

Protected areas
National Partial International NonePart of IBA covered by Wildlife Refuge (Stroudoular-Ag. Pantes/Lefkon-Kostou, 600 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Paros and Antiparos islands and surrounding islets. Downloaded from on 05/12/2023.