Het Spaans Lagoen

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Het Spaans Lagoen

  • Country: 
    Netherlands (Kingdom of the) (Aruba)
  • Site number: 
  • Area: 
    70 ha
  • Designation date: 
  • Coordinates: 
    12°30'N 70°00'W
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Het Spaans Lagoen. 23/05/80; Aruba; 70 ha; 12°30'N 070°00'W. Conservation Area. A narrow coastal inlet, fringed by tidal mudflats and mangrove swamps. An important feeding and breeding area for waterbirds, and nursery area for various species of fish and crustaceans. Ramsar site no. 198.

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  • National legal designation: 
    • conservation area
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