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GR177 Agioi Theodori islet
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Criteria: A4ii, B1iii, B2, C2
Coordinates: 35o 33' N 23o 58' E (Map)
Altitude: 0-156 m
Area: 80 ha

Site Description
A rocky island covered with phrygana.

Habitats: Coastline/rocky areas (5%, Sea cliffs and rocky shores), Sea/marine area (5%, Sea inlets and coastal features), Shrubland (90%, Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis)

Land use: fisheries/aquaculture (5%), nature conservation and research (95%)

Protection status
National Partial International None
80ha of IBA covered by Breeding Station (Island of Thodorou, 80ha).80 ha of the IBA are covered by Special Protection Area (SPA) NISIDA AGIOI THEODOROI(GR4340018).

An important site for species associated with coastal cliffs and scrub.

Species Season Year Min Max Acc Criteria
Falco eleonorae Eleonora's Falcon breeding 1982 55 65 good A4ii, B1iii, B2, C2

Conservation issues
Threats include grazing by introduced goats and brown hare Lepus europaeus , the impacts of rats Rattus norvegicus on nesting birds, and disturbance.

Threats: consequences of animal/plant introductions (high), disturbance to birds (medium)

Source: Important Areas for the Birds of Greece
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