Corine Protected Areas
The programme CORINE was elaborated in 1985 within the European Community aiming at organizing all the necessary information concerning the current situation of the environment and natural resources.
One of the main objectives of the programme CORINE was the drawing up of a list of habitats (CORINE, 1991) that are important for the conservation of nature in the Community. The above attempt ended up in drawing up a first file of 300 habitats in Greece. This list was the beginning of a massive accession of the most important habitats in the Natura Net 2000. In Sitia these regions are: