"Piano delle Ginestre"
(Brooms' plain): singular plain, at 1200 meters of height,
called so as impressive brooms plants spread nearly everywhere on the
volcano up to the maximum height of 1900 meters, they occupy a
wide area of the plain; in the zone you'll find also forest eco-systems
of particular value with kinds very rare or completely nonexistent in
the remaining part of this territory.
"Monte Ruvolo" (Ruvolo mountain): (1.410 meters), it is
a little cone with two tops with mixed vegetation especially Brooms and big Oak trees.
To North of the small cone, near the "Mandre vecchie" (old
mandras) is visible a
little wooded area, singular biological presence between the lava
"Monte Arso" (Burned mountain): it is a cone, at 1515
meters of height, shaped as a horse shoe, considered of
historical epoch, with presence of biological emergencies.
(Nunziata mountain), to a height of about 1800 meters, where in
the vicinity there is the Grotto of Nunziata Mountain .
"Monte De Fiore"
(De Fiore mountain): it is a volcanic cone , at 1731 meters of
height, formed in 1974 during an eruptive activity which gave
origin to a singular "gashed dome".
Near the cone, between the lava of 1974, wooded eco-systems were formed
with mixed varieties of Pine, Poplar and others.
Neve" (Grotto of the snow), at about 1160 meters,
close to "Piano dei Grilli" (Crickets' Flat).
the zone can be observed some
fauna species of value:
the Kestrel, the Porcupine, the Hoopoe, the Partridge, the
hares and the foxes.
In the area included
between "Monte Revolt", "Monte Leper" and
"Monte de Fiore" lives the Royal
Eagle re-introduced in the territory by the Park
authority some years back.
It is the ornithological presence more
spectacular and significant under the ecological aspect.
nests, unique case in the south of Italy, on Larch Pine.