GR4320014 - NOTIODYTIKI THRYPTI (KOUFOTO)
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An important site for resident raptors and species associated with upland scrub. Species of concern include: Gypaetus barbatus.
The site is located nort-east of Ierapetra town, at the eastern part of Crete. It includes the the south-western part of mountain Thrypti with its peaks: Koufoto (912 m) and Katalymata (802 m).
Heath, M. F. and Evans, M. I., eds. 2000. Important Bird Areas in Europe: Priority sites for conservation. 2: Southern Europe. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International. BirdLife Conservation Series No. 8, p. 791.
Reference: Natura 2000 data form, database release 7 Feb 2014