Morro das Aranhas
Area: 44.16 hectares
Location: Florianópolis - SC
Biome: Atlantic Forest
Landowner: Ciro Carlos Mello Couto
Partnership established on 27/May/2020

Nested in the Atlantic Forest biome, the Morro das Aranhas Reserve, with 44.16 hectares, is located in the municipality of Florianopolis, in the State of Santa Catarina.

Land cover mapping
Class
Subclass
Area (ha).
%
Rocky outcrop
Rocky outcrop
0,01
0,03%
Water body
Dam
0,05
0,11%
Shrubby Formation /
Restinga scrub
Pioneer formation with
marine influence
17,64
39,95%
Herbaceous formation
Anthropic field
0,26
0,58%
Herbaceous formation
Submontane refuge
0,002
0,00%
Bare soil
Dam bed
0,08
0,18%
Forest formation /
Restinga lowland forest
Pioneer formation with
fluviomarine influence
0,85
1,93%
Bare soil
v
Dune
0,04
0,09%
Bare soil
Sand
0,10
0,20%
Forest Formation
Ombrophilous Dense
Submontane Forest
Medium stage
23,52
53,26%
Rocky hillside vegetation
Herbaceous-shrubby formation
Pioneer formation with
marine influence
1,62
3,66%
Total
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44,16
100,00%
Ecosystem Services Basket
Water 🌊

・12 springs
・3,196 meters of water bodies
Biodiversity 🐒

・43,63 ha of native vegetation
・Biodiversity hotspot
・6 endangered species and 1 critically endangered (IUCN)
Carbon 🌳

・9.967,88 tCO2e
Nature reserves supported
RPPN Gigante do Itaguaré
Cruzeiro, SP
RPPN Neivo Pires
Miranda, MS
RPPN La Figueira
Piracaia, SP
RPPN Sítio Bons Amigos
Manaus, AM
RPPN Morro das Aranhas
Florianópolis, SC