Bosco delle Sorti - Sito di Interesse Regionale (S.I.R.)

Cassine

Bosco delle Sorti - Sito di Interesse Regionale (S.I.R.)

The area extends in a hilly environment with a great viticultural vocation that develops between 118 and 311m above sea level, in an area of transition between the alluvial plain and the slopes that gradually rise towards …

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Giardino Botanico Dina Bellotti

Alessandria

Giardino Botanico Dina Bellotti

The municipal Botanic Garden has been named after Dina Bellotti from Alessandria, the Popes’ painter, the first woman whose works became part of the Vatican’s Modern Art Collection. Bellotti described nature …

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SIC Bacino del Rio Miseria

Pareto

SIC Bacino del Rio Miseria

The basin of Rio Miseria, a tributary of the Erro Torrent, borders with the Liguria region. The site is characterised by the prevalent outcrop of serpentinite ("green stone") that derives from the metamorphic transformation …

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SIC Ghiaia Grande (Fiume Po)

Camino

SIC Ghiaia Grande (Fiume Po)

Ghiaia Grande is found along the Po river belt, in a zone bordering the Vercelli plain and the Monferrato hills. Its wide boundaries embrace the entire river stretch and the hillside. The area is crossed by several unpaved …

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SIC Isola di Santa Maria

Moncestino

SIC Isola di Santa Maria

The site extends along a stretch of the River Po, just downstream of the confluence with the Dora Baltea and presents valuable flora and fauna specimens. Santa Maria Island is delimited to the south by the active riverbed …

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SIC Langhe di Spigno Monferrato

Spigno Monferrato

SIC Langhe di Spigno Monferrato

Municipalities involved: Merana (AL), Spigno Monferrato (AL), Mombaldone (AT), Roccaverano (AT), Serole (AT) site is located on the hills on the hydrographic left of the Bormida of Spigno. The site is located in the upper …

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SIC Massiccio Monti Antola, Carmo e Legna

Cabella Ligure

SIC Massiccio Monti Antola, Carmo e Legna

The site is situated at the extreme southeastern edge of Piedmont and borders with the Emilia-Romagna Region and with the Antola Regional Park, situated in the Liguria Region. It is located at an altitude between 593 and …

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SIC Strette della Val Borbera

Borghetto Borbera

SIC Strette della Val Borbera

The site is located in the middle Borbera Valley, one of the two main valleys of the Piedmont Apennine sector and occupies the stretch of the River Borbera situated between Borghetto Borbera and Cantalupo Ligure, where the …

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SIC Torrente Orba

Basaluzzo

SIC Torrente Orba

The site protects approximately 12 km of the main course of the River Orba, inserted in a largely agricultural area, so much so that arable land and poplar groves reach the banks of the Orba, where natural environments alternate …

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SIC Torrente Scrivia

Tortona

SIC Torrente Scrivia

The site protects approximately 15km of the bed of the Scrivia Torrent, between the mouth of the plain of Alessandria and the bridge of Tortona. The Scrivia Riverbed is one of the regional areas of greatest naturalistic …

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Terrazza Belvedere

Alice Bel Colle

Terrazza Belvedere

The town of Alice Bel Colle, perched on a hilly peak at 418 m above sea level, a few kilometres from Acqui Terme, boasts a breathtaking view of the surrounding hills. On the clearest days, the gaze sweeps from North to South …

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