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Tilos island and surrounding islets


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
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.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threat is overgrazing. A planned quarry may also pose a serious threat.



Protected areas
National None International None




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tilos island and surrounding islets. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2020.