Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS)

Europe and Central Asia

In this region, 8 agriculture heritage sites were designated so far in 3 countries: 2 in Italy, 5 in Spain, and one in Portugal.

To view the list of designated sites per country, click on the photo. Don't miss visiting each designated system's dedicated webpages to discover more information, photos, videos, news, and stories.


Proposed sites

The Supraforestal Pastures of Andorra


Proposed sites

Traditional hay milk farming in the alpine arc

Carp pond farming in the Waldviertel Region


Designated sites

Olive Groves of the Slopes between Assisi and Spoleto


Soave Traditional Vineyards


Proposed sites

Lemon Gardens and the terraced Agricultural System in Amalfi and Amalfi Coast