Wetlands

30/11/2017

Lagoon Kotychi

LAGOON KOTYCHI Kotychi Lagoon is the largest Lagoon in the Peloponnese with an area of approximately 750 hectares and an average depth of 0.40 – 1.0 metres. […]
30/11/2017

Lagoon Prokopos

LAGOON PROKOPOS   Prokopos Lagoon is bounded to the north and extensive aquaculture takes place at Prokopos Lagoon. Frequent visitors at Prokopos Lagoon are the coots, ducks, […]
30/11/2017

Lagoon Araxos (or Papa or Kalogria)

LAGOON ARAXOS   Araxos Lagoon is situated on the borders of the protected region at the north-west edge of the Peloponnese. It has an area of 450 […]
30/11/2017

Marsh Lamia

MARSH LAMIA A little to the south of Prokopos lagoon one will encounter the Lamia marsh, which is a shallow swamp with an extensive surface area. Only one […]
30/11/2017

Wet Meadows

WET MEADOWS Open meadows of varying sizes spread out around the lagoons and marshes that are seasonally flooded. The meadows are dry during the warmer months and […]
30/11/2017

Black Mountains

BLACK MOUNTAINS The Black Mountains are situated in the northern section of the protection region, below Araxos Lagoon and next to Prokopos Lagoon. Their name refers to […]
30/11/2017

The forest of Strofylia

STROFYLIA FOREST WITH A VIEW FROM THE BLACK MOUNTAINS   The renowned Strofylia forest is situated in the north-western section of the protected region and is the […]
30/11/2017

Sand Dunes

SAND DUNES The rare and endangered dune habitat is encountered upon exiting the forest comprised of a mixture of Pinus halepensis and Pineus Pinea trees and travelling towards the […]