|The town of Mazara del Vallo
Tourism in Mazara del Vallo
They surprise because of their rich lake-vegetation, in striking contrast with the arid, sunny and stony view arond them.
Their naturalistic importance does not lose anything by the presence of a dense and rich mediterranean spot, mastic tree, dwarf palm, scabiosa grandiflora, oak calliprina, but their importance is given by the presence of a dense series of migratory birds.
The Gorghi Tondi don't represent places of transition or stationary ones for this kind of birds. Among them there are coots, tuffetti, wild ducks, herons, nightingales of river, hoopoes, forapaglie and many birds of prey are present too such as real and tawny kites and hawks give swamp.