Piallassa della Baiona e Risega

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Piallassa della Baiona e Risega

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  • Area: 
    1,630 ha
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  • Coordinates: 
    44°30'N 12°15'E
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Piallassa della Baiona e Risega. 04/09/81; Emilia Romagna; 1,630 ha; 44°30'N 012°15'E. Special Protection Area EC Directive; Regional Park. A coastal basin of extensive areas of open water dissected by a network of canals. Vegetation includes submergent vegetation, reedbeds, grasses, and salt-tolerant plants. The area is particularly important for various species of staging, wintering and breeding waterbirds. Human activities include fish farming and hunting. Ramsar site no. 226. Most recent RIS information: 1998.

Administrative region: 
Emilia Romagna

  • National legal designation: 
    • regional park
  • Regional (international) legal designations: 
    • EU Natura 2000
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Ramsar Information Sheet (RIS)