Urziceni commune is located in the western part of Satu Mare county. In the administrative territory of the commune there is a natural reserve –the Ash tree Forest, with several protected species of plants and animals. The main activity of inhabitants is agriculture, fruit growing, and animal breeding. Forestry, with a generous hunting stock, and related exploitation activities, can become in time a promising economic and social activity for the locality, based on the fact that the area of forests exceeds 220 hectares. Pisciculture is also present; there are 3 hectares of water surfaces with additional land for camping which await investors.