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Akdağ - Çivril
29o 58.00' East 38o 18.00' North
820 - 2,446m
Year of IBA assessment
Doga Dernegi (Partner Designate)
Site description A high mountain adjoining Iþýklý lake (IBA 020). A gorge bisects it in a north-south direction, with high cliffs on either side and steep forested valleys to the north. The flatter ground above the valleys supports coniferous forest. Forestry activities take place in accessible areas.
Key Biodiversity Important for breeding raptors; Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax also breeds (50 pairs). Breeding species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (1 pair).