Prasson gorge, Crete

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 975 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A steep rocky gorge with slopes covered with phrygana. The main human activity is stock-raising.

Key biodiversity
This site is important for breeding raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Prasson gorge, Crete. Downloaded from on 03/02/2023.