• > serra da Estrela
  • > commom yew, the principal species in Mediterranean Taxus baccata woods
  • > snub-nosed viper
  • > Taxus baccata fruits
  • > Homem river
  • > Iberian frog
  • > Serra Amarela in the Site of Community Importance - Peneda-Gerês

Contributing to the recovery of priority habitat 9580 * Mediterranean Taxus baccata Woods


This project is co-funded by LIFE Programme — European Comission

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  • LIFE Program 25th Anniversary - 21 May 2017
    The LIFE Program will mark its 25th anniversary on 21 May 2017 and the Portuguese Environment Agency, as the National Contact Point, invited all Portuguese LIFE projects to participate in this celebration. The Life Taxus project joins the celebrations of the 25 years of the LIFE Program, with a post-LIFE activity in the Vale do Zêzere - Manteigas, on May 22, 2017. The activity consists of a symbolic plantation / retancha in one of the project areas for the increment of the yew grove. This will be attended by the ICNF, the Sapadores Florestais of São Pedro and the Municipal…


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