The area of Lake Kerkini is old and rich wetlands area. The migration routes of birds always pass by there and reed beds of thousands of beings living together in harmony. In 1932 became the first in Lithotopo dam and the waters of Strimonas formed an artificial pond water. The shallow water, rich vegetation and mild slopes of the terrain contributed to maintain and perhaps increase the priceless natural wealth. Since 1971, the wetland is one of those protected by the Ramsar Convention.
Pelicans and eagles, otters and water buffalo, koi carp and eels, frogs, salamander, waterlily, stalk, ities, breathe, fly, swim, all there, in and around the lake Kerkini. In neighboring majestic mountain Beles, invisible at night, sending the sky supplication reconciliation jackals and wolves.