Limnos; Limnes Chortarolimni Kai Alyki, Kolpos Moudrou Elos Diapori Kai Chersonisos Fakos, Nisos Sergitsi Kai Nisides Diavates Kompiokastria, Tigani, Karkalas, Prasonisi Kai Thalassia Periochi in Greece

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Reported Area

427.58 km²

Data Provider

Directorate-General for Environment (EU) via EEA

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Limnos: Limnes Chortarolimni Kai Alyki; Kolpos Moudrou; Elos Diapori Kai Chersonisos Fakos

English Designation Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation Regional

Status Year 1997


Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Prefecture Of Lesvos; Ministry Of Mercantile Marine_ The Aegean And Island Policy_ Ministry Of Rural Development And Food_ Ministry For The Environment_ Physical Planning And Public Works_ Ministry Of Development

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable