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Situated in the Shouf Mountains, this IBA expands over a total area of 20,000 ha. It is the largest nature reserve in Lebanon (approx. 5% of the Territory) encompassing the best remaining strand of cedar forests where over 160 bird species have been recorded. It is also a very diverse holding forest, grassland, and shrubland.
Data-sheet compiled by Assad Serhal.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shouf Cedars Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2021.