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Environment of Our Crops

NATURAL AREA

The area that surrounds it is considered to be one of the most diverse of aromatic plants in all of Europe, therefore protected by the Autonomous and State Administrations. Both the Font Roja Natural Park and the La Serra de Mariola Natural Park are an example of biodiversity and environmental conservation in the province of Alicante.

SITUATION AND LOCATION.

The farm called Finca Torrevella is located in a rural area within the Valle de Polop - Alcoy - Alicante between two Natural parks, the "Serra de Mariola" and the "Font Roja" in the municipality of Alcoy. The game is west of the municipality on the road that connects the city of Alcoy with the town of Banyeres de Mariola. The address is Partida de Polop Alt nº 31.

NATURAL PARK OF THE SIERRA DE MARIOLA

The Sierra Mariola was declared a natural park on January 8, 2002. With an area of ​​16.000 hectares, located between the regions of Vall d'Albaida, Alcoià and Comtat, it is included within the municipalities of Agres, Alcoy, Alfafara , Banyeres, Bocairent, Cocentaina and Muro.

It stands out for the abundant sources, the many farmhouses and a large network of roads, which show the intense activity of exploitation of natural resources carried out by its former inhabitants: snowmen, shepherds, woodcutters, etc. One of the most important signs of identity of the park are the cavas, in operation between the XVI-XX centuries: constructions for the storage of snow. Other outstanding construction elements are the various hamlets, castles and hermitages that we will find