Nemunas Delta Reg. P.

Nemunas Delta Reg. P.

In the seaside region there is a unique Nemunas Delta with its main branches Atmata and Skirvytė and the island of Rusnė surrounded by them. This landscape is a result of intertwined rivers and the lake Krokų lanka and other smaller lakes. You can also see old riverbeds, marshes and bogs near it. During the tide period the regional park gives indelible impressions. Your gaze goes over big flooded meadows full of rare water birds.

Delta is famous for rare birds that hatch here and is an important resting place for traveling birds. According to the criteria of Ramsar convention it was included into the list of wetland regions of international importance in 1993. This unsurpassed multifarious landscape of the regional park with natural dynamism must be conserved.

Nemunas Delta Regional Park is a maze of branches and canals, a unique island, flooded meadows, seaside marshes and forests. Delta is flooded by tides every spring and sometimes in the winter. Then tens of hectares find themselves under water, and dotted farmsteads can be reached only by boat. A according to Ramsar Convention the Nemunas Delta is included into the list of wetlands of international significance.

 

Contact information 

Lietuvininkų st. 10, LT-99185 Šilutė
Tel./fax. 8 441 75050 

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You can also visit: Nida, Juodkrantė, Sea Museum
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2011.06.02 15:27:29 | Ziggy
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