Strymonas estuary

Country/territory: Greece

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

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description (baseline)
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 (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Strymonas estuary. Downloaded from on 30/05/2023.