Management: PUBLIC INSTITUTION FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF GEOMORPHOLOGICAL MONUMENTS OF NATURE "CAVE PARK GRABOVAČA"
Name of the managing area: PROTECTED LANDSCAPE "RISOVAC-GRABOVAČA"
IUCN category of protection: V - PROTECTED LANDSCAPE
Protected area: 5620,72 ha
IUCN Management Category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape) are defined by IUCN as “areas where the interaction of people and nature over time has produced an area of distinct character with significant ecological, biological, cultural and scenic value and where safeguarding the integrity of this interaction is vital to protecting and sustaining the area and its associated nature conservation and other values”.
The primary objective of protected areas in this category is to protect and sustain important landscapes/seascapes and the associated nature conservation and other values created by interactions with humans through traditional management practices. Other objectives include to provide natural products and environmental services, to
contribute to broad-scale conservation and to act as models of sustainability.