Lowland Forestry Association | AFP

You have probably never seen them, but in between the oaks and hornbeams of the forests of the flatlands, lots of people take care of our forests. Tireless and efficient like ants in an ant nest. They are the people of the Lowland Forestry Association (AFP), the association that groups the best managers of lowland forests, coordinating the responsible forest management in conformity with the principles of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®).

Since early 2000, these men and women teamed up, collaborating and supporting each other so that lowland forests are properly valued: only when their importance will be fully understood they will receive the attention they deserve.

To do that, AFP promotes and broadcasts studies and research; develops projects that favour the use of the forests by local populations while respecting, at the same time, the forms of life that inhabit them and the functioning of the ecosystem; and strives to ensure that the resources needed for the protection and management of forests are put in place.

Active forest areas

Oglio Sud Regional Park

The Oglio Sud Regional Park is a vast protected area that develops along the banks of the river Oglio, rich in nature, cycling and food and wine trails.

Viola Forest

Bosco Viola, with its wild animals, is wonderful!

Triestina Forest

Visit Triestina Forest, a young WOWnature forest in San Stino di Livenza.

Le Crete Forest

Le Crete Forest today occupies an area the size of 10 football fields, with numerous cycling routes in the shade of oaks, elms and ash trees.

San Marco Forest

San Marco, a large forest in Cessalto.

San Michele Vecchio Oasis

In the San Michele Vecchio Oasis you can do a wide variety of sports activities and visit small enchanted villages and varied nature.

Community forests

At Community Forests you can admire an expanse of black pine trees, where you can find refreshment on hot summer days.

Via dei Fiori Forest

The trees of the Via dei Fiori Forest will take care of the well-being of tourists, providing shade and fresh air for picnics on hot summer days and improving the landscape, making Eraclea Mare even more beautiful.

Baseleghe Forest

Support the Belvedere Forest, compensate your impacts in this forest.

Canoro Forest

Canoro Forest in Bibione, to walk in the pinewood lulled by the wind, just a step from the sea.

Santa Margherita Pine Forest

The Santa Margherita Pine Forest, a few kilometers from Venice, offers the possibility to dive into the resinous scent of pine trees and watch birds migrating a few steps from the sea.

Lino delle Fate Forest

Whether you are a cyclist, or a bather on the beaches of Bibione, or simply a nature lover, the Lino delle Fate Forest is for you.

Trepalade Oasis Forest

Discover the varied nature of Trepalade Oasis Forest. Venture out on the paths and listen to the birdsong!

Pine Forest of Eraclea Mare

Are you passionate about cycling tourism and can’t stand the smell of smog in the city anymore? Enjoy a nice day in the Pine Forest of Eraclea Mare

Belvedere Forest

Bosco Belvedere is almost 20 years old, you can venture among its oaks and silent hornbeams for a nice relaxing walk.

Fiorentina Forest

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Sagittario forest

Compensate for your impacts by supporting the Sagittario Forest

Fellini Forest

Bosco Fellini: to spend a different day, surrounded by nature, sport or relaxation, without straying too far from the city.

Rossi Forest

Rossi Forest, a valuable ally in fighting city pollution!

Molina Forest

In a few years time the Molina Forest, planted in 2018, will become a real “green barrier” in defence of the citizens of Carmignano.

Olmè Forest

Bosco Olmè, the largest flatland forest among those that have survived to the present day. A millenary forest rich in history.

Lame Forest

If you are an animal enthusiast, the Lame Forest is for you.

Bandiziol and Prassaccon Forests

The Bandiziol and Prasaccon Forests are the largest lowland woods in Eastern Veneto, planted between 1994 and 1997.

Bosco Limite

Bosco Limite: a corn-fed land transformed into a forest rich in biodiversity!

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