IT20 - Central Italy coastal dunes - Italy

Basic Information
Site Name
IT20 - Central Italy coastal dunes
Short name
IT20-000-T
Country
Italy
Site Manager
Site Description
This site includes coastal dune ecosystems of Central Italy. The flora and the fauna of the site is highly specialized with a relevant ecological value. On the other side, the site includes one of the most threatened ecosystems at national and European level (highly endangered due to human pressure) and comprises Tyrrhenian and Adriatic coastal dunes. These areas were included in the Nature 2000 network with many EU interest species. Major habitats are: Habitat 1210 (Annual vegetation of drift lines), Habitat 2110 (Embryonic shifting dunes), Habitat 2120 (Shifting dunes along the shorelines with Ammophila arenaria, white dunes), Habitat 2230 (Malcolmietalia dune grasslands) and the priority Habitat 2250 (Coastal dunes with Juniperus spp).
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2023-10-24 05:10:17

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General Characteristics and Status
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
1980
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
LTER EuropeThis site is a verified "LTER Europe" member.
LTER Italia (Italy) (LTER_EU_IT_020)This site is a verified "LTER Italia (Italy)" member.
Photos
Panoramic view of the coastal dune site.
Panoramic view of the coastal dune site.
Geographic
Elevation (average)
20.00msl
Elevation (min)
0.00msl
Elevation (max)
20.00msl
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