GR018
Strymonas estuary


Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, C1, C2 (2000)
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Area: 1,300 ha

Protection status:

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A coastal river delta with saltmarsh, brackish coastal lagoons, wet grassland and reedbeds (Phragmites).

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Strymonas estuary. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/08/2020.