The Government of Catalonia has begun the formalities to declare the Serra of Collserola in Park Naturel in the 2010.
The proposal has like aim expand in almost 700 hectares the current territory at present governed by the Special Plan of Natural Interest.
The statement of the park that will be effective in the first quarter of the 2010 will allow, in addition to expanding his space, improve his conservation.
The Serra of Collserola that extends from the river Llobregat until the river Kisses in the extreme north of the city of Barcelona possesses a Mediterranean vegetation with more than 190 species of vertebrates and is considered the green lung but big of the city of here the importance of conservation, no only by reasons lúdicos of the park for the Barcelonan but also on environmental grounds,
The future park will extend his commands to nine parks of the metropolitan area: Sant Cugat of the Vallès, Barcelona, Cerdanyola of the Vallès, Molins of Rei, Sant Feliu of Llobregat, The Papiol, Sant Just Desvern, Montcada i Reixac and Esplugues of Llobregat. These municipalities will see seriously limited his possibilities urbanísticas in the zone.
Inside the future park will stand out two sectors with exceptional natural values: the Font Groga by the presence of oaks and the Rierada-CanBullets c for possessing a forest of bank typical of the Catalan coastal saw.