Tilos island and surrounding islets

Country/territory: Greece

IBA criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1iii, B2, B3, C1, C2 (2012)
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Area: 17,749 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description (baseline)
A group of rocky islands dominated by phrygana. Human activities include agriculture, livestock-farming, and fishing.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for resident raptors and species of Mediterranean scrub.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Tilos island and surrounding islets. Downloaded from on 30/05/2023.