Delta is the best preserved delta in Europe and one of the most complex in the world, entered in the UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1991 as a biosphere reserve. This is a great attraction in this objective within it a variety vegatatii and fauna - fish and ornithological. Here there is the richest and most diverse ornithological fauna in Europe, namely over 300 species of birds, some of them declared natural monuments and protected by law.
A natural paradise lies at the mouth of the Danube to the Black Sea, where the river ends its journey of 2860 km. For centuries on end, the delta area has enlarged the bank brought down by the river, forming a network of channels, lakes, reed isles, tropical woods, pastures and sand dunes that now cover almost 5640 km2, of which 3446 km2 are found in Romania
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