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Vertigem-Associação Promoção do Património

Vertigem - Associação para a Promoção do Património is a local non governmental for environmental protection organisation, born in 1997 with 108 members (all volunteers) with headquarters in the Natural Park of “Serra de Aire e Candeeiros” in the Leiria region (center of Portugal) The activities of Vertigem are: promotion of natural biological and cultural patrimony; exchange activities, seminars, conferences and training; expeditions and guided visits ; edition of pedagogic documents to support outdoor activities; promotion of rural areas, and sustainable agriculture practices and traditions Vertigem is  accredited as a non-governmental environmental organization with the reference 167 / L