The aim of the project is to carry out a series of actions aimed at the conservation of priority habitats in some areas of the SCI IT9110005 "Ofanto River - Lake Capacciotti." The areas are located near the mouth of the river Ofanto. The planned actions aim to restore the following two priority habitats:

-1150 * "Coastal lagoons"

-2250 * "Coastal dunes with Juniperus spp."


The objective of the project is to achieve a  complete environmental restoration of the project area and to increase the awareness of local populations in order to protect wetlands and priority habitats. Through the improvement of local ecological conditions, the actions of the project will Indirectly enable an increase in suitable areas for many waterfowl, shorebirds and raptors, some of which  are considered of primary importance.

Habitat restoration actions in the SCI Ofanto Valley - Lake Capacciotti