Places of natural interest

Baricella
Area di riequilibrio ambientale di Baricella

Area di riequilibrio ambientale di Baricella

Wet zone of the plain with large meadows interspersed with clumps of trees and observation towers...

 
Bentivoglio
Macero di Santa Maria in Duno

Macero di Santa Maria in Duno

Small artificial basin still surrounded by the river stones used to keep the hemp soaking under water...

 
Oasi La Rizza

Oasi La Rizza

A former rice-paddy, this wet zone of the plain is home to rich and varied fauna, birds in particular...

 
Calderara di Reno
Area di riequilibrio ecologico Golena San Vitale

Area di riequilibrio ecologico Golena San Vitale

A protected area along Reno river hosting several plant and animal species...

 
Casalecchio di Reno
Lido di Casalecchio

Lido di Casalecchio

Equipped river beach with a view of the Sluice park, included by Unesco in the list of of world heritage sites...

 
Castel Maggiore
Parco fluviale del Reno

Parco fluviale del Reno

Flood plain areas with the realization of the first part of river park, ideal for walking or horse riding...

 
Galliera
La Bisana

La Bisana

Wetlands, example of riparian forest created by the accumulation of debris flow transported by the Reno river...

 
Malalbergo
Valle La Comune Natural Reserve

Valle La Comune Natural Reserve

Small marshes, more or less deep, occupied by reeds alternating with strips of dry land where grow poplars, willows, elms...

 
Molinella
Vallazza

Vallazza

Vast lake with floating water lilies, ideal habitat for frogs, turtles and other aquatic reptiles...

 
Valle di Marmorta

Valle di Marmorta

1,600 hectares of wetlands are what remains of the great valley areas created for the flooding of the rivers...

 
Sala Bolognese
Cassa di espansione del Canale Dosolo

Cassa di espansione del Canale Dosolo

Hydraulic system against temporary flood of Acque Alte Canal manifold, or Dosolo...

 
San Giovanni in Persiceto
Area di riequilibrio ecologico "La Bora"

Area di riequilibrio ecologico "La Bora"

A former quarry, now a wetland natural area where many species have found their habitat...

 
Cassa di espansione del torrente Samoggia

Cassa di espansione del torrente Samoggia

Hydraulic systems created to defend the area by the floods of the torrent Samoggia...

 
Vasche di Tivoli-Manzolino

Vasche di Tivoli-Manzolino

Wet zone in the plains with a rich marsh vegetation and safe refuge for nesting by many animal species...

 
San Lazzaro di Savena
Grotta del Farneto

Grotta del Farneto

Natural shelter famous for the discovery of some burials dating back to the Bronze Age by the Fantini...

 
Grotta della Spipola

Grotta della Spipola

The largest cave, carved in plaster, of the Emilia-Romagna region in which are minor bumps and holes in the ground...

 
Oasi fluviale del Molino Grande

Oasi fluviale del Molino Grande

A wood on the riverside of Idice river, including monumental trees and bird rare species