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SOMMA-VESUVIO AND MIGLIO D'ORO


Photo: Archivio fotografico del Parco nazionale del Vesuvio
 
 
  Brief description   Climatic data
Fauna
Volcanology
Pioneer flora on lava flows
Conservation of genetic resources: "pomodorino vesuviano" (small tomatoes from Vesuvio), "albicocca vesuviana" (apricot from Vesuvio), "uva catalanesca"
Risk assessment in relation to volcanic eruptions
Mapping of the different zones of the biosphere reserve
  Specific variables...    
  Abiotic   Climate.
  Biodiversity   Conservation, fauna, flora, genetic resources, volcanic/geothermal systems/volcano.
  Socio-economic   Natural hazards.
  Integrated monitoring   Impact and risk studies/Environmental impact, mapping, planning and zoning measures/zonation.


Last updated: 2/20/2001

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