Küre Mountains National Park forest management plan ready

01 Jan 2012


Küre Mountains National Park ecosystem based multi-functional forest management plan was prepared under Global Environment Facility (GEF) supported “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project”. 

New Horizons - National park forest management plan, developed by ODOPEM A.Ş., is the first plan  implemented under “Forest management planning guidelines for conservation management of forest ecosystem in protected areas” produced by GEF project.

This management plan presents national park’s current forest structure and develops recommendations for national park protection and management. 

National park’s carbon budget and oxygen production were also calculated in this management plan. 

According to these calculations national park has 48.270.068 tones of carbon sequestration potential and annual oxygen production is 301.522 tones.