Lake Montecotugno Birdlife Observatory – Pollino National Park

Lake Montecotugno Birdlife Observatory – Pollino National Park The Observatory is located in the Pollino National Park, in Senise, on a promontory of Lake Monte Cotugno, the largest artificial lake on clay in Europe and third in the world. Thanks to…

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The Volcanic Lakes of Monticchio

Located in the area of Vulture within some enchanting scenery, and surrounded by lush vegetation, are the two Monticchio lakes, of different size, and a Regional Reserve. The lakes originated inside the carter of the Vulture mount, a now extinct…

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THE REGIONAL NATURE RESERVE OF CALANCHI IN MONTALBANO IONICO

Established in 2011, Montalbano Ionico Reserve - the largest of Basilicata - boasts unique geological features and is rich in outstanding natural, environmental, archaeological and cultural heritage. The typical gullies and ravines known as…

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THE REGIONAL NATURE RESERVE AND WWF OASIS OF PANTANO LAKE

Located just a few kilometres from the regional capital and serving as a meeting place for nature lovers, in the municipality of Pignola lies the outstanding regional nature reserve and WWF Oasis of Pantano lake. This protected area is very popular,…

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THE ‘ABETINA’ REGIONAL RESERVE IN LAURENZANA

The beautiful regional reserve of ‘Abetina’ is one of Basilicata’s protected areas and falls within the municipality of Laurenzana, at the heart of the National Park of Appennino Lucano ‘Val d’Agri Lagonegrese’. Covering 330 hectares, the reserve…

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THE ‘OASI SAN GIULIANO’ NATURE RESERVE

Visit this protected area, rich in charming natural attractions and fossils found on the shores of the lake, and step into a fairytale. The history of the Regional Reserve of San Giuliano is linked to the origins of San Giuliano artificial lake,…

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