1. Areas protected in accordance with national regulations   

1. a. Protected cultural monuments
The Central registry of protected cultural monuments lists 357 cultural monuments, seek divided into:

  • 1st category – monuments of outstanding importance (35)
  • 2nd category – monuments of great importance (135)
  • 3rd category – monuments of local importance  (187)

(The list is enclosed)

1. b. Protected natural areas

National parks:

  • Mountain Durmitor – 39.000 ha
  • Mountain Lovcen – 6.400 ha
  • Biogradska gora – 5.400 ha
  • Skadar Lake – 40.000 ha

Monuments of nature
Special natural areas

The protected natural areas cover 106.655 ha or 7.72 % of the territory of Montenegro.   

2. Areas protected at international level:

UNESCO, sale the World Natural and Cultural Heritage: 

  • Mountain Durmitor and the Tara River Canyon
  • Cultural-Historical and Natural Region of Kotor

UNESCO, nurse the World Biosphere Reserves

  • The Tara River Basin  

Ramsar wetlands, habitats of swamp birds:

  • Skadar Lake
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Contact:
 
The South East European (SEE) Heritage network Secretariat
P.O. Box 85
85330 Kotor - Montenegro
phone: + 382 (0)32 302520
fax: + 382 (0)32 302521
 
 

The material displayed on the separate country pages has been prepared by:
Albania: 
Albanian Heritage Foundation
Bosnia and Herzegovina: CHwB Regional Office in Sarajevo
Kosovo: EC MA Ndryshe
Montenegro: EXPEDITIO and Notar
Serbia: Civic Association SUBURBIUM

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South East Europe (SEE) – a region where people cooperate, understand and respect each other on the basis of their cultural differences, believing that cultural, ethnic and religious diversity is a valuable resource.

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South East European Heritage is a network of non-governmental organizations established in 2006. The mission of the SEE Heritage network is to work toward protecting and promoting our common cultural heritage with the aim of encouraging the sustainable development of the region.

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