List Of Regional Parks Of Italy
The Regional parks of Italy include areas of land, sea, rivers and their banks, lakes and their environs, which have environmental or naturalistic importance and are often valued for their landscape features and for representing particular local traditions.
They are officially regulated by Presidential Decree D.P.R. 616/77, which transferred the responsibility for their upkeep to the Italian regions. The fifth edition of the EUAP (2003) comprises 105 officially designated Regional parks, covering a total land area of some 12,000 square kilometres. The list which follows also includes a number of parks which are not mentioned in the EUAP.
Read more about List Of Regional Parks Of Italy: Valle D'Aosta, Piedmont, Lombardy, Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, Veneto, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Liguria, Emilia-Romagna, Tuscany, Marche, Umbria, Lazio, Abruzzo, Campania, Puglia, Basilicata, Calabria, Sicily, Sardinia
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