Sentiero Etnografico del Vanoi
This project has the objective to safeguard the historical heritage and
the natural resources, as the Vanoi valley has been a major transport way
for wood to the south. The area depended economically on this trade and foresting
was regulated very early. The institute has started with the study of this
area and with the construction of pathways to the cultural landscape. But
these studies needs to be deepened and new aspects considered.
An exhibition, to show the development of this landscape shall also be created.
Dissemination tools shall be used to spread knowledge and raise interest through
Internet, interaction with schools and educative attractions for tourists.
Building on the existing research, new tools shall be introduced to gain
information about the former forest economy. Ethno-zoological studies on the
development of local cattle and a study examining the role of the potato and
how it changed agriculture practice and the strategies of using common land
by the local people.
Annual seminars will be held to discuss experiences with experts from different
sectors. A conference to discuss the development of the territory and the
cultural historic heritage will also be hosted. Multimedia technologies will
be used to disseminate and discuss items with the public. Signs will be set
up to promote access to the cultural landscape. Exhibitions for tourists will
help to make tourists aware of the cultural potential of this landscape. Guided
tours for tourists as well as schools will help to spread knowledge directly
in the field. In the centre it-self a map with general information will be
exposed. Folders will explain the path ways. Detailed folders will explain
special aspects of the landscape and be available at these points.
Natural Park Paneveggio