An Ecosystem That Needs To Be Primarily Protected In Turkey: Valley of Kamilet and Durguna (Arhavi) and Reasons of Protection


KURDOĞLU O. , AKBULUT S.

KASTAMONU UNIVERSITY JOURNAL OF FORESTRY FACULTY, vol.15, no.2, pp.279-296, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.17475/kuofd.56239
  • Title of Journal : KASTAMONU UNIVERSITY JOURNAL OF FORESTRY FACULTY
  • Page Numbers: pp.279-296

Abstract

Our country has been concentrating on various investment projects with the concerns of development reflex and rapidly compensating for the energy deficit. However, perceiving nature protection most of the time as a luxurious endeavor while making these investments results in great natural destructions. Valley of Arhavi Kamilet - Durguna and its surroundings constitute a very valuable and vulnerable ecosystem, which is closely facing the investment pressure.