Protected Area

Salt Valley – Durgau

Durgau-Salt Valley area which is located in the main access into the mine, belongs alongside with the Salt baths, to the old salt Ocna mine Natura 2000 of Turda. Within the protected area it has developed on large surfaces (140 ha) vegetation halophilous specific areas which large deposits of salt. Establishment protected area was the result of that worldwide, there are relatively few such areas, with a significant risk that they will disappear, following the natural evolution of their host perimeters.



Salicornia europaea or Glasswort


Astereae – ster tripolium