29 datasets found

Keywords: Protected sites

  • Ohrid and Prespa - North Macedonia

    The Region of Ohrid and the Prespa Lakes, situated in south-western Europe (40°40’- 41°2'N latitude; 20°23’-21°16’E longitude), extends across the borders of Albania, Greece,...
  • Krkonose/Karkonosze - Czechia

    The Krkonoše Mts. are the highest Hercynian mountains and are situated close to the 50°N and creates a natural mountain ridge, which stops the humid and cold west winds coming...
  • Curonian Spit National Park - Lithuania

    Kuršių nerija, the Curonian Spit, is a narrow strip of sand stretching 98 kilometres along the Baltic Sea in western Lithuania. The Curonian Spit is a unique and vulnerable,...
  • Abisko National Park - Sweden

    This protected area is located at the ecotones between the boreal forest and the subarctic tundra. The park was established as early as in 1909. In this year, the first nature...
  • Hardangervidda National Park - Norway

    The National Park was established in 1981, and about half of the land is private and the rest is governmental. Hardangervidda is the largest mountain plateau in Europe, and the...
  • La Palma Island - Spain

    La Palma an island of volcanic origin, is characterized by high topographic complexity, steep slopes and high substrate mobility. Intense precipitation results in mudflows and...
  • Nemunas Delta Regional Park - Lithuania

    Arrived to the littoral region you will see a unique Nemunas delta with its major branches Atmata and Skirvytė and the island Rusnė surrounded by them. This landscape is created...
  • Mediterranean LME - France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Spain

    The Mediterranean Sea Large Marine Ecosystem (LME) is characterized by its temperate climate. It is a semi-enclosed sea with several distinct biogeographical sub-units. It is...
  • Tatra Mountains Biosphere Reserve - Poland, Slovakia

    The Tatra Mountains are located at the border between Poland and Slovakia in eastern Central Europe. They cover the area of approx. 785 km2, with approximately 78% of their...
  • Murgia Alta - Italy

    The Site of Community Importance Murgia Alta IT9120007 is located in Puglia, Italy, and it has an area of 1258,89 km2. The most important habitat types in this site, according...
  • Peneda-Gerês - Portugal

    The National Park covers ca. 70 000 hectares and was founded in 1971. It is located at a climatic transition zone (the climate is Temperate/Atlantic Sub-Mediterranean), with 1-2...
  • Lake Kerkini National Park - Greece

    Lake Kerkini National Park is located on the north-west part of Serres Prefecture, in the region of Central Macedonia in Greece. Its unique wetland has been declared as National...
  • Official list of protected areas (EUAP)

    VI Official List of Protected Natural Areas (EUAP). Established under Law 394/91, Framework Law on Protected Areas. The official list currently in force is that relating to the...
  • Ecological protection zones

    The establishment of ecological protection zones of the northwestern Mediterranean, the Ligurian Sea and the Tyrrhenian Sea. The ecological protection zones (ZPE), in Italy,...
  • Kruger National Park - South Africa

    Kruger National Park (KNP) is a fenced National Park located in the north-eastern part of South Africa. KNP is one of Great Limpopo Transfontier Park, including Limpopo National...
  • Caribbean LME - Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Mexic...

    The boundaries of the CLME Project encompass the Caribbean Sea LME and the North Brazil Shelf LME and include 26 countries and 19 dependent territories of France, the...
  • LTSER Zone Atelier Hwange - Zimbabwe

    The LTSER Zone Atelier Hwange (ZAHG) belongs to LTER-France network and is located in western Zimbabwe, in Sub-Saharan Africa, and is centered around Hwange National Park. The...
  • Place names and administrative boundaries

    place names and administrative boundaries of Alta Murgia National Park