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Laguna Madre y Delta del Río Bravo


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About Laguna Madre y Delta del Río Bravo

Laguna Madre y Delta del Río Bravo Wildlife Protection Area.  This area protects important areas of habitat that attract numerous species of migratory waterfowl in very high densities. The environments ...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    Matamoros at 50 Km.

  • Airport

    Matamoros International Airport 'General Servando Canales' - Tamaulipas

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    Soto la Marina-La Pesca 34 Km, Soto la Marina- San Fernando (Rayones) Enramadas 80 Km, San Fernando-Carbonera 60 Km, Matamoros-Bagdad 35 Km,...

  • Transportation facilities

    Any vehicle.

  • Mobility within the protected area

    There are no trails or signage because most of the land adjacent to the ANP is private.

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  • Schedules

    Every day of the year, 24 hrs.

  • Entrance fee

    In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Law of Rights for the current fiscal year

  • Average weather in the area

    Warm (semi-desert)

Laguna Madre y Delta del Río Bravo in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • Visit the Protected Area in summer.
  • Beach clothing is recommended.


Services within the PA


Lodging near the PA


Food service near the PA

Cheap restaurants
Street food

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Bank ATMs
Market / Super Market
Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

Matamoros at 50 Km.

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Law of Rights for the current fiscal year

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Interesting facts

The Laguna Madre is an immense lagoon system, as it is one of the five largest hypersaline lagoons in the world. More than 450 species of aq...

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Migratory bird nesting islands, sea turtle nesting sites and mangrove site tours.

Representative species of PA

, American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos), Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis), Red Head Duck (Aythya americana), Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtl...

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You can see more representative species of Laguna Madre y Delta del Río Bravo on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

1. Pay, if applicable, the fees established in the Federal Law of Rights.
2. To respect the signaling and the subzones of the Protecti...

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  • PA office address

    Calle 14 y 15 Bravo 335 Zona Centro Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas, C.P. 87000.

  • Phone

    +52 (834) 315 6015

  • Email

    Without information

PA social networks
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