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European Bird Watching day on Salt Pans

European Bird Watching day on Salt Pans The day is an ecological event with educational character that informs citizens and tourists of more than 200 bird species choosing the lagoon of Nin as home.

The day is an ecological event with educational character that informs citizens and tourists of more than 200 bird species choosing the lagoon of Nin as home. The most familiar are black winged stilt (Himantopus himantopus), sea plover (Charadrius alexandrines), little egret (Egretta garzetta) and kingfisher (Alcedo atthis). This area is listed in the Natura 2000 habitat, ecological network of nature protection areas for preserving endangered species and habitats. The watching takes place in salt pans where volunteering ecologists teach about bird life.