The Exhibition was moved from the Pagoeta Nature Park, where it remained since March 2020, –when COVID-19 restrictions were more severe.– It can be visited there up to February 2021 and then it will be moved to the interested municipalities nearby Aralar and Pagoetaat Nature Parks.
In the past June, improvement and conservation work to yew woods at the Special Area of Conservation (SAC), namely ‵Fuentes Carrionas and Fuente Cobre-Palencia Mountain’, located in Cervera de Pisuerga, in the Palencia Province, by the Cesefor Foundation (a partner to the LIFE BACCATA Project), relying on the collaborati
The last week of March 2021 the LIFE BACCATA arboretum was planted in Galicia. The plantation has been made up of a total of 20 yews (Taxus baccata), which are representative of the gene pool of the species in the Os Ancares - O Courel SAC (ES1120001).
As a result of the work to collect more than 1,000 yew samples from 49 localities distributed in 30 ZECs of the Natura 2000 Network of the North of the Iberian Peninsula, and the subsequent analysis of 9 microsatellite DNA markers (SSR) using PCR techniques and automatic sequencer, it has been possible to determine the genetic diversity and the degree of kinship of the yew