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Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia

Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia

Direzione Centrale Risorse Agricole, Naturali, Forestali e Montagna
(Central Directorate for Agricultural, Natural, Forest and Mountain Resources )
Servizio gestione forestale e antincendio boschivo
(Forestry and Forest Fire Department)
Via del Cotonificio, 127
I – 33100 Udine

The Central Directorate for Agricultural, Natural, Forest and Mountain Resources carries out the following activities:

  • a. Promotes and co-ordinates any interventions in favour of regional productive structures, including initiatives concerning land improvement, development of agricultural mechanization and innovation;
  • b. Promotes and co-ordinates any other intervention aimed at improving animal and plant production and agro-industry, and supporting and assisting agricultural activities in general;
  • c. Promotes, co-ordinates and implements initiatives and interventions in the fishing and fish farming fields, except sport and trade fishing in internal waters;
  • d. Co-ordinates interventions and services in the phytopathology, control and certification fields pertaining to the Autonomous Region Friuli Venezia Giulia and on behalf of the State Government;
  • e. Promotes and co-ordinates activities and interventions supporting research applied to agriculture;
  • f. According to its competent field, assesses and evaluates public works projects of public interest, giving its opinion on the amount of eligible costs and assessing the consistency of the expenditures with respect to regional works;
  • g. Conforming to the plans for catchment basins management, in concert with the Central Directorate for Environment and Public Works, manages the execution of water and forestry engineering works as well as their maintenance;
  • h. Ensures wildlife management and hunting surveillance;
  • i. Manages the issuing of permissions to cut and remove river-bed vegetation;
  • j. Guarantees the exercise of duties pertaining to the Region with respect to Parks and Natural Reserves;
  • k. Manages the activities of the Regional Body of Forest Guards;
  • l. Co-ordinates public interventions in mountain areas and implements the initiative s addressed to the mountain areas pertaining to the Directorate competences.

In particular, the Forestry and Forest Fire Department carries out the following activities:

  • m. Ensures the surveillance, conservation, management and improvement of the regional forest and natural resources and of the real estates pertaining to the Directorate, as well as the protection of the regional mountain environment;
  • n. Promotes and takes care of the recover, improvement and acquisition of forest and naturalistic areas of particular interest;
  • o. Provides education and training services in forest-related fields and mountain spatial development;
  • p. Co-ordinates forest’s fires prevention, fire fighting teams and fire-fighting attack activities;
  • q. Promotes the sustainable forestry management certification system according to PEFC scheme, covering a surface of 72.000 ha of woods and poplars;
  • r. Manages a long term network research areas on old growth forests.

Contact persons:

Dott. Emilio Gottardo
Dott. Emilio Gottardo

Tel. +39 0432 555652
Fax +39 0432 555757
E-mail: emilio.gottardo@regione.fvg.it
Dott.ssa Elena Facco
Dott.ssa Elena Facco

Tel. +39 0432 555697
Fax +39 0432 555757
E-mail: elena.facco@regione.fvg.it
Dott.ssa Anna Carpanelli
Dott.ssa Anna Carpanelli

Tel. +39 0432 555657
Fax +39 0432 555757
E-mail: anna.carpanelli@regione.fvg.it
Dott.ssa Silvia Stefanelli
Dott.ssa Silvia Stefanelli

Tel. +39 0432 555450
Fax +39 0432 555757
E-mail: silvia.stefanelli@regione.fvg.it