Valia Kalda (Pindos National Forest Park)

Country/territory: Greece

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 8,000 ha

Hellenic Ornithological Society

Site description
A mountainous valley dominated by Pinus and Fagus forests. Human activities include livestock farming and tourism.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for breeding raptors and forest species. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aquila heliaca (non-breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Valia Kalda (Pindos National Forest Park). Downloaded from on 30/01/2023.