Natural Reserve of Salse di Nirano
Natural Reserve of Salse di Nirano
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Publications

Many books, videos and articles regarding the Salse di Nirano and the territory of the Reserve have been published. Among the most recent-ones and still purchasable at the Cà Tassi Visitor Centre, we want to present the following-ones:

 

The volume "Nirano, una comunità, la sua storia" width=

In this volume, published in June 2012, with the contribution of several experts and thanks to the narration of three famous travelers of the XIX and XX centuries (Carlo Malmusi, Antonio Stoppani and Alessandro Giuseppe Spinelli), you can discover Nirano, one of the historical community part of the Fiorano Modenese municipality.

Language: Italian.

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The New Tourist-Environmental Map

The new Tourist-Environmental Map of the Regional Natural Reserve of Salse di Nirano, published in 2011, is a foldable, pocket-size, front/rear printed map with explanatory notes in Italian and English on geo-heritage, flora and fauna, visitors facilities, excursion and didactic trails, and other useful information. The characterizing documents are a Geotourist map and a 3D image of the Reserve.

Language: Italian and English.

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Brochure "Salse di Nirano. Regional Natural Reserve"

The Natural Regional Reserve Salse di Nirano, born in 1982, stretches across the lower slopes of the Apennines of Modena, protecting the vast and unique complex of mud volcanoes in Region Emilia-Romagna. In this brochure visitors facilities and natural characteristics of the Reserve are briefly presented.

Language: Italian and English.

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"Salse di Nirano" Postal Cards

Five postal cards collected in a paper folder including short texts about the most peculiar features of the Reserve, such as the Salse phenomenon, the Fauna, the Flora, the town of Fiorano and its surroundings.

Language: Italian.

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The volume "Geobenessere. La Geologia tra Salute e Wellness."

Since ancient times, the yearning for well-being has driven mankind to enjoy, often unintentionally, Earth's natural resources such as hot springs, caves and clay. This volume contains the proceedings of the workshop organized by the Museum Gemma 1786 (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia) during the annual Modena Province "Musei da gustare 2008".

Language: Italian.

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The brochure of the didactic trail called "Acqua in tutte le Salse"

Water is fundamental for the genesis of the geologic phenomenon of the "Salse", as well as the main agent in the formation of badlands surrounding the Reserve. The presence of water gives biodiversity-rich habitats such as streams and wetlands. This brochure, which describes the didactic trail on water sites in the Reserve, is aimed to deepen the knowledge of the most precious element for life, as a first step towards sustainability.

Language: Italian.

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DVD Natura Riservata

A 25 minutes long poetic portrait of a magic, almost lunar landscape: the Salse di Nirano, a pure natural phenomenon which has come a long long way to fascinate us with its beautiful colors.

Language: Italian

Genre: Documentary

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CD-Rom Le Salse di Nirano

This multimedia CD will take you a step closer to all aspects of the Salse phenomenon, specifically those protected by the Natural Reserve of Salse di Nirano.

Language: Italian and English

Genre: Multimedia Encyclopedia

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Geo-Tourist Map

The Geo-Tourist Map provides all necessary information for tourists visiting the Reserve, ranging from geological-geomorphological aspects to where to eat and sleep.

Language: Italian and English

Genre: Geo-Tourist Map

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Book Le Salse di Nirano

This book, written by Carlo Gorgoni, professor for Applied Geochemistry at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, is a perfect introduction to the Salse phenomenon and to the Natural Reserve of Salse di Nirano. It is presented in two versions: on its own, or together with "La Magia di Nirano" (the magic of Nirano), a picture book of Augusta and Luciano Callegari.

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CD Naturalmente Sonori - Parco Regionale delle Salse di Nirano

This audio CD belongs to the collection "Naturalmente Sonori - Suoni dalle aree protette della provincia di Modena" and contains many audio tracks recorded within the territory of the Reserve, ranging from mud ejection from the cones to the singing of different birds.

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