Filiouri river valley and east Rodopi mountains IBA

Area:190,271 acres (77,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, B2, B3, C1, C6
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Köppen climate classification:Csb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: summer dry; Temperature: warm summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Aegypius monachus (Cinereous Vulture)A1, C1
Aquila chrysaetos (Golden Eagle)C6
Circaetus gallicus (Short-toed Snake Eagle)B2, C6
Dendrocopos medius (Middle Spotted Woodpecker)C6
Dendrocopos syriacus (Syrian Woodpecker)B3, C6
Emberiza hortulana (Ortolan Bunting)B2, C6
Ficedula semitorquata (Semicollared Flycatcher)B2, C6
Gyps fulvus (Griffon Vulture)C6
Lanius collurio (Red-backed Shrike)B2, C6
Neophron percnopterus (Egyptian Vulture)B2, C6
Phylloscopus bonelli (Western Bonelli's Warbler)B3
Strix aluco (Tawny Owl)B3
Sylvia hortensis (Western Orphean Warbler)B2

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from on 29/12/2010
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263