a project to prevent and minimize
major forest fires
a project in a special mountain of great natural,
cultural, spiritual and symbolic values
a project that strengthens biodiversity by favoring
high natural value Mediterranean habitats and species
a project in which traditional livestock
becomes a land management tool
Development of a set of measures in order to improve prevention of major forest fires in a high fire risk area –Montserrat- that has suffered several forest fires over the past few years.
32.000 ha around Montserrat Mountain, an emblematic location on account of its cultural, spiritual, symbolic and natural values.
Montserrat’s natural heritage conservation, including its Natura 2000 sites by preserving and restoring priority habitats and recovering open areas, focusing on 20 fauna species of special conservation concern.
Traditional livestock activity enhancement, turning it into a powerful tool for fire prevention and habitat management.
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11 June 2018
The elaboration of grazing management plans for each LIFE Montserrat grazing unit is one of the main current project working lines. These plans are based on the study and identification of livestock feeding potential areas in every grazing unit in order to define best possible use of the resources considering the objectives of the project […]
9 May 2018
The 2017-2018 school year is about to finish. Over the past few months 20 primary and secondary schools from the project area have been working both in the classroom and in a field trip on the educational activities and materials designed by the LIFE Montserrat project. Expected results have been achieved through joint efforts and […]
30 April 2018
LIFE Montserrat is already entering its final stretch concerning conservation actions implementation. Therefore, a field visit by the project Technical Monitor to get first-hand information of the results seemed highly appropriate. The visit took place on 27 April and it was focused on the livestock holdings with which the project collaborates. In all of them […]