Sirente-Velino Regional Park

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Parco regionale naturale del Sirente Velino
IUCN category II (national park)
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Velino Massif
Map showing the location of Parco regionale naturale del Sirente Velino
Map showing the location of Parco regionale naturale del Sirente Velino
Park headquarters
Location of the park
Location Abruzzo
Nearest city L'Aquila
Coordinates 42°12′21″N 13°31′13″E / 42.20583°N 13.52028°E / 42.20583; 13.52028Coordinates: 42°12′21″N 13°31′13″E / 42.20583°N 13.52028°E / 42.20583; 13.52028
Area 56,450 ha
Established 1989
Governing body Ministero dell'Ambiente
www.parcosirentevelino.it

The Sirente-Velino Regional Park (Italian: Parco regionale naturale del Sirente Velino) is a regional park in the province of L'Aquila, Abruzzo, central Italy.

It is centered on the Monte Velino and Monte Sirente massifs, including also the Rocche plateau and the Piani di Pezza and Campo Felice plains. The seat of the park is in Rocca di Mezzo.

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