Abruzzo Region joins the International Model Forest Network

Saturday, October 27, at the Sirente Velino Regional Park’s headquarter in the village of Rocca di Mezzo, the Abruzzo Region, the Junta de Castilla y Leon and the International Model Forest Network Secretariat signed an agreement, so formally joining the International Model Forests Network.

Later, 15 municipalities located in the Aterno river valley applied to establish the first pilot “Model forest” in Abruzzo (the second in Italy).

The coming  step is now to develop a shared strategic plan for a sustainable and participatory land management.