Category: 6. Territory and nature

Monte Peglia e Selva di Meana Park

Monte Peglia and Selva di Meana Territorial System of Naturalistic and Environmental Interest (S.T.I.N.A.) includes three different protected areas belonging to the same system managed by Monte Peglia and Selva di Meana Mountain Community....

Pietre lanciate Geosites

The Stones are a geosite about one kilometre from the village of Bolsena, in the province of Viterbo, visible along the Via Cassia in the direction of Montefiascone in the locality La Fornacella. This...

Monte Rufeno Nature Reserve

Established with L.R. N. 66/1983, is part of the Lazio protected area system and extends for about 3000 hectares in the municipality of Acquapendente, on the border with Tuscany and Umbria. The area is...

Monte Penna natural Reserve

The reserve is almost completely forested, with the exclusion of small areas surrounding the farms. Near the village of Selvena there are chestnut trees of exceptional size. Birds such as the buzzard, tawny Owl...

the springs of Nova creek

Located at the border between Lazio and Tuscany are embedded in a fascinating landscape of great historical interest. The area has, thanks to its abundant water resources and their inaccessibility, attracted people even in protohistory...

Mezzano Lake

The lake of the middle is a small lake of central Italy, of volcanic origin, formed about 400,000 years ago. The lake has a round form, typical for its origin, and possesses an emissary...

Bolsena Lake

Bolsena Lake is a lake of central Italy formed over 300 000 years ago following the caldera collapse of some volcanoes belonging to the chain of the Volsi mountains. It is the largest volcanic lake...

The Farma River gullies

From the historical and economic point of view, the river Farma, represented a line of union between the world of mines, the forest, the Siderugia, the trade of metals and crafts. In fact, along...