IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A4iv (2008)
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Area: 600 ha
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This IBA is located in the north of the Mount Lebanon range. A very high breeding density of Syrian Serins was reported here in 2001-2002. At least 15 species of soaring bird were seen migrating over the site in 2005. The reserve is part of the largest remaining Cedar forest in Lebanon, and supports a wide range of mammals and 71 species of birds.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Tannourine Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/20629 on 02/06/2023.