Les Tourbières de Dar Fatma

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Les Tourbières de Dar Fatma

  • Country: 
    Tunisia
  • Site number: 
    1708
  • Area: 
    13 ha
  • Designation date: 
    07-11-2007
  • Coordinates: 
    36°48'N 08°46'E
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Overview

Les Tourbières de Dar Fatma. 07/11/07; Jendouba; 13 ha; 36°48'N 008°46'E. Located in the mountainous region of Kroumirie, these peatlands have a significant presence of oak trees of various species. The peatlands are located in the open areas and have sizes that vary between 2m and 8m in diameter and are among the best examples in North Africa. The site is of primary importance for hosting species of flora needed to maintain the local biodiversity and for understanding its evolution in the region. Overgrazing and agriculture have had a negative impact on the site. Ramsar site No. 1708. Most recent RIS information: 2007.

Administrative region: 
Jendouba

  • National legal designation: 
    • Réserve naturelle
  • Last publication date: 
    07-11-2007

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