Conservation of priority forests and forest openings in "Ethnikos Drymos Oitis" and "Oros Kallidromo" of Sterea Ellada, LIFE11 NAT/GR/1014
Mediterranean pine forests with endemic black pines (9530*)
In the site of Mt. Oiti (GR2440004) Pinus nigra subsp. pallasiana forms only one natural forest stand mixed with Abies cephallonica, with an area of 14 ha on the eastern slopes of the site, on dolomitic substrate. The tree cover is 80 %, but the shrub and herb layers cover only 2 % and 5 % respectively.
In the site of Mt. Kallidromo Pinus nigra subsp. pallasiana forest develops on dolomitic substrates. Pure black pine forest covers an area of some 600 ha and black pine mixed with fir forest covers an area of some 560 ha.