The Montserrat mountain is sedimentary, and its rocks are made up of a conglomeration of pebbles held in limestone.
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Montserrat abounds with the vegetation that is typical of the Mediterranean woods. Evergreen oak much of the mountain,
along with dense undergrowth and up to 1.250 varieties of plants.
Nevertheless, ther are many other types of trees which make splashes of colour all over the mountain: the white pine,
the maple, the lime, the hazelnut tree, the holly, the box, the oak and the yew.
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Natural Park .
Wolves, deer, roe deer amnd birds of prey have steadily been disappearing from Montserrat. Nowadays, we can find birds such as swifts, creepers, stone martens, doves, thrushes, kinglets and whitethroats.
The mammals in the Park include squirrels, bats and wild boar, together with the mountain goats that have been recently introduced. We also can find reptiles such an the Iberian viper and amphibians such as the lizard.
Hunting can only take place in a controlled area, where some wild boarhunts are organised.
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