Ancient beech forests in the Carpathian mountains and other regions in Europe
Short excerpt from the RAI program “Italian UNESCO World Heritage sites”
The ancient beech forests in the UNESCO World Heritage
The full clip from the RAI program “Italian UNESCO World Heritage sites”
Sasso Fratino and the ancient beech forests
A story through images of the ancient beech forests in the Foreste Casentinesi National Park
The nomination dossier presented to UNESCO in 2016 for the inscription on the World Heritage List
Supplementary information presented to UNESCO in 2016 for the inscription on the World Heritage List
Executive summary of the features of the UNESCO Site
An article on the history and features of ancient beech forests in the Apennines.
A study on the effects of drought on the growth of ancient beech forests in the Central Apennines.
Analysis of growth processes and carbon absorption in ancient Italian beech forests.
An article dedicated to the horizontal structure of two ancient beech forests in the Apennines.
An analysis of the factors influencing the lifespan of beech trees in the Alps and the Apennines.
How humans and the climate have changed the current structure of ancient beech forests in the Apennines.
A reflection on the need for a significant change in forest management methods and the importance of ecosystems left to free natural evolution.
The Soriano nel Cimino Beech Forest: A publication about the Nature Trail and the beech forest by the University of Tuscia.
In the National Park of Abruzzo, Lazio, and Molise, a brochure dedicated to the ancient beech forests of the Park and their inclusion in the World Heritage List.
Guide to the Casentino Forests, Monte Falterona, and Campigna National Park. A primeval forest ruled by natural balances, a delicate world to be known and preserved.
Published by the Biodiversity Carabinieri Department of Pratovecchio. A summary of the available knowledge on the first Integral Reserve established in Italy.
Sasso Fratino has received the prestigious UNESCO recognition. An article featured in the “Storie Naturali” magazine of the Emilia-Romagna region.