Bos t'Ename - Belgium

Basic Information
Site Name
Bos t'Ename
Short name
Ename
Country
Belgium
Site Manager
Operating Organisation
Site Description
The Nature reserve Bos t’Ename is situated on the Belgian loess belt about 25 km south of Ghent. It has an area of 160 ha. 60 ha mixed deciduous ‘ancient forest’ forest, 40 ha restoration of woodpasture on former agricultural land, 35 ha regeneration of forest in a silt quary, 25 ha semi open cultural landscape (meadows, hedges,…). "Bos t'Ename" belongs to one of the classified lanscapes of Flanders The woodland where previously managed as coppice with standards. The history is exceptionally well studied. It is managed as multifunctional forest containing strict forest reserves an coppice with standards.
Last modified
2020-06-29 10:06:05
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
1984
Purpose
Since 1984 the site has been subjected to historical - ecological research. More than 7500 species have already been observed (www.waarnemingen.be 2019) and form the basis of a biodiversity audit.
Photos
Nathalie Cools, 2019-09-17

Nathalie Cools, 2019-09-17

Nathalie Cools, 2019-09-17

Nathalie Cools, 2019-09-17

Nathalie Cools, 2019-09-17

Nathalie Cools, 2019-09-17

Geographic
Size
140.00ha
Elevation (average)
57.50msl
Elevation (min)
15.00msl
Elevation (max)
100.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
LTER Belgium (LTER_EU_BE_35)The affiliation of this site with "LTER Belgium" is not verified.
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