Ramlieh Valley


Country/territory: Lebanon

IBA Criteria met: B1iv (2008)
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Area: 928 ha

Society for the Protection of Nature in Lebanon
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 high not assessed low
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Site summary
It is located in the Shouf region of the Mount Lebanon range where the River Safa runs. It covers a total area of 928 ha and holds 47 bird species. There are four biome-restricted bird species from the Irano-Turanian Biome. The valley contains Pine woodland, terraced orchards, low scrub and some bare rocky cliffs.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ramlieh Valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/08/2022.