Vallès Oriental

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Vallès Oriental
Comarca
Localització del Vallès Oriental.png
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Capital Granollers
Municipalities
Area
 • Total 851.9 km2 (328.9 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 321,431
 • Density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Demonym  
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Largest municipality Granollers

Vallès Oriental [bəˈʎɛz uɾjənˈtaɫ] is a comarca (county) in Catalonia, Spain. Its capital is Granollers. Along with Vallès Occidental it forms the grand comarca of Vallès.

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Vegetation[edit]

The natural vegetation of Vallès Oriental is typically Mediterranean, with a predominance of Holm oak, Cork oak, and Aleppo Pine. There are some oaks (in the narrow sense of the word) at Montnegre and Montseny. The latter also features European Beech and Silver Fir woods.

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Coordinates: 41°38′47″N 2°18′28″E / 41.64639°N 2.30778°E / 41.64639; 2.30778