Macchia Grande of Focene and Macchia of Stagneto (IT6030023)

Town and province:

The site of intervention is the SCI " Macchia Grande of Focene and Macchia of Stagneto” (IT6030023)is located along the Latium coast between the inhabited centers of Fregene and Porpoises, nearby the Leonardo Da Vinci airport, in Commune of Fiumicino, ( RM).

Authority administrator:

The SCI is a WWF Oasis. The society WWF Oasis deals with naturalistic handing. This area is a part of Maccarese’s Farm.

Link and contacts:

Phone. 06.70390501

Geographical position:

Its geographical position is characterized by the following geographical coordinates:

Longitude Latitude
E12°13’13’’ N41°49’38’’

The SCI has a surface of 317 hettares. It is a flat area with a middle height of 3 meters (greatest height 7 meters)above sea level.


The SCI has a sandy substrate and it hosts typical habitats of the Mediterranean coast, with dunes, stains and Mediterranean forests, damp and flat zones due to human activity.

In spite of the different draining and hunting actions and the construction of coal hole, the SCI is not damaged given that it is well-preserved by the Maccarese’s in the latest fifty years.