West Mediterranean Basin

West Mediterranean Basin

Gulluk Delta

City: Mugla

Provinces: Milas

Surface Area : 1400

Altitude: Sea level

Protection: N/A

Bird Species: The lake hosts a huge number of wintering water birds (max. 47.654), including cormorant karabatak (max.1525), pygmy cormorant küçük karabatak (max. 40), Red-crested pochard – Macar ördegi(max.528) and coot sakarmeke (max. 34.120).

Main Characteristics: coastal lagoons, swamp

Gulluk Delta Bird Watching Area


Köycegiz Lake

City: Mugla

Provinces: Köycegiz, Ortaca

Surface Area : 8000

Altitude: Sea level

Protection: Yes

Bird Species: It hosts huge number of wintering water birds (max. 47.654), including karabatak (max.1525), küçük karabatak (max. 40), Macar örde?i(max.528) and sakarmekenin (max. 34.120).

Main Characteristics: sweet water lake, swamp

Koyecegiz Lake Bird Watching Area