Photographer's Note

Although it is the smallest of five national parks in Montenegro, Biogradska Gora National Park contains a great diversity of flora and fauna. It was proclaimed a National Park in 1952 but was protected ever since 1878.
It covers the area of 56,50 sq km, while together with the buffer zone the overall area of the National Park covers 194,70 sq km.
More than 700 species of fungi have been identified so far and as for mammals, 38 species have been confirmed. The entomofauna is characterized by a high percentage of endemism. About 350 insect species from 8 genera have been identified in Biogradska gora so far. Around 2000 species and subspecies of higher plants have been confirmed in the area of the park.
Rainfall is extremely high in the area, averaging up to 100 inches per year, and allows the growth of temperate rainforest.

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  • Copyright: Eagle Smart (EagleSmart) (29)
  • Genre: Lieux
  • Medium: Couleur
  • Date Taken: 2014-08-16
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposition: f/2.8, 30 secondes
  • Versions: version originale
  • Date Submitted: 2015-07-08 1:47
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