Isernia (UTB, RE)

Molise Region, Province of Isernia

Direct management of State ForestsĀ Collemeluccio Natural State Reserve, established 1971. MAB-UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Natura 2000 SIC and ZPS sites. Area: 374 ha Altitudinal range: 800 – 1.066 m s.l.m.

Forest type: mixed fir-turkey oak forest (lower elevation); beech. Main management type: high forest

Montedimezzo Natural State Reserve, established 1971, MAB-UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Natura 2000 SIC and ZPS sites. Area: 291 ha Altitudinal range: 903 – 1284 m

Forest type: beech forest (generally mono-layered, higher elevation); turkey oak pure or mixed stands (lower elevation) Main management type: high forest The project could work on the problem of natural regeneration of turkey oak stands.