Forest in Croatia was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List
UNESCO protects virgin beech forests of European countries, which grow in different natural conditions.
Now the list includes beech forests in 12 countries: Albania, Austria, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Germany, Spain, Italy, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia and Ukraine.
Beech forests are one of the richest and most diverse ecosystems in Europe. In addition, they should be protected because of their aesthetic value, the statement of UNESCO says.
According to materials of euromag.ru