ERMELINDA GJETA1, ALBANA ZOTAJ2, ALFRED MULLAJ3, PEÇI NAQELLARI1, BLERINA PUPULEKU1
1Department of Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, A. Xhuvani University, Elbasan, Albania.
2GEOMATICS & Register Unit at National Territorial Planning Agency, Tirana, Albania.
3Research Centre for Flora and Fauna, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Tirana University, Albania.
Abstract: The Shebenik – Jabllanica National Park was proclaimed by Albanian Government with special Decision nr. 640 of May, 21st 2008 as “Protected Area” of the second Category. This area lies in north-east of Librazhdi town, and is situated at the bordering area among Albania and Macedonia, with surface 33 927,66 ha and altitude that vary from 300 m a.s.l. to 2244 m a.s.l. The Park is of a great interest from the point of nature conservation being home of extremely valuable natural habitats, flora and wildlife fauna as well. In this article are described some of the National Park habitats types which belong to the determinations and codes of Directive 92/43/EEC and is presented their spatial coverage by mapping, using geographical information software.
Key words: type of natyral habitats, habitat map, flora, plant communities, vegetation.