IBA criteria met: A1, B1i, B3, C1, C2, C6 (2012)
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Area: 50,045 ha
Site description (baseline)
An area of low hills reaching the coast. Pinus forests occupy the majority of the area.
The site is important for breeding raptors, seabirds and species found in coastal scrub.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Western Skyros and islets. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1125 on 03/06/2023.