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Doñana National Park
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Doñana National Park

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Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Natural
Country: Spain
Best of: Park, Reserve, Wildlife
Description:
Doñana National Park in Andalusia occupies the right bank of the Guadalquivir river at its estuary on the Atlantic Ocean. It is notable for the great diversity of its biotopes, especially lagoons, marshlands, fixed and mobile dunes, scrub woodland and maquis. It is home to five threatened bird species. It is one of the largest heronries in the Mediterranean region and is the wintering site for more than 500,000 water fowl each year.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Doñana National Park", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.