Psili Ammos lagoon, Samos

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 180 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A small coastal lagoon with a reedbed (Phragmites). In the summer the lagoon almost dries up.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for wintering and passage waterbirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Psili Ammos lagoon, Samos. Downloaded from on 01/02/2023.