Reserva da biosfera Mariñas Coruñesas e Terras do Mandeo

The Rural Development Association Mariñas-Betanzos, is a non-profit association. It was created in 2008, and its aim is to manage locally rural development programs and projects in Abegondo, Aranga, Arteixo, Bergondo, Betanzos, Cambre, Carral, Cesuras, Curtis, Sobrado, Culleredo, Coirós, Irixoa, Miño, Oza dos Ríos, Paderne, Oleiros and Sada.

terras do Mandeo

Its activities are aimed to contribute to sustainable development in the territorial area of Mariñas-Betanzos, and to be a centre of integration and representation for different public and private agents. Its working methodology is based on the interaction of different sectors of the local economy.

It successfully encouraged the candidature of Mariñas Coruñesas e Terras do Mandeo Biosphere Reserve, as a way to insure its environmental heritage conservation and its utilisation as an asset for its economic and social development.

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Main issues to be discussed
  • Environmental conservation as a tool to improve economy
  • The energising action of local agents