S’Albufera of Mallorca is the largest wetland in the Balearic Islands. The Albufera Natural Park lies within the municipalities of Muro and Sa Pobla. It covers an area of 1,688 hectares, almost 80% of public property. The rest are estates on the periphery of the park. The Albufera Natural Park is water, life and culture.

S’Albufera de Mallorca was declared a Natural Park on 28 January 1988 (Decree 4/1988).  It is also a Wetland Area of International Importance under the Ramsar Convention, and is included in the EU Natura 2000 Network, both as a Special Protection Area (SPA) under the Birds Directive and a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) under the Habitats Directive.

You can dive in the world of the Natural Park through its unofficial website (not active since December 2012) but with lots of information and referrals.

You can also visit the official website of Espais de Natura Balear.


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