A group of islands covered with maquis and phrygana and few trees. The main activities include fishing and stock-raising and some tourism.
The site is important for breeding seabirds, and breeding and passage raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (passage).
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Psara and Antipsara islands and surrounding islets. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/10/2019.