Persina Nature Park
Persina Nature Park is the only nature park, situated along the Bulgarian river valley of Danube river.
Persina Nature Park
Persina Nature Park
The uniqueness and the great importance of the Belene Island Complex is the reason why it is declared a Ramsar site, the largest one in Bulgaria.
Persina Nature Park


Persina Nature Park falls in the Danube biogeography sub region, part of European – West -Siberian Region of the Paleo - Arctic biogeographically realm. Over 743 higher plant species inhabit the Park territory. Most of them are connected with the availability of water.
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In zoogeographic respect the territory of Persina Nature Park is in the Danube region of the European – West-Siberian Region. In the Park there are 1100 animal species, including 250 zoo-plankton and 99 zoo-benthos species, over 770 kinds of invertebrates with 35 snails species and 16 kinds of mussels.
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Sep. 21, 2023
For the second year in a row ........
Aug. 09, 2023
Second lesson dedicated to "Fish in the Danube River"
"Fish in the Danube" i
Aug. 04, 2023
"Fish in the Danube" is the topic of another lesson included in the eco-vacation
Pelican Education Camp
Jul 28, 2023
Pelican Educational Camp was held in the Danube Delta
Children's Eco-Vacation'23
Jul 25, 2023
Directorate of Persina Nature Park traditionally launched an educational practice for children "Children's Eco-Vacation'23"
Dec. 30, 2012
The directorate of Persina Nature Park was part of tripartite project "Transboundary conservation of the Phalacrocorax pygmeus and Aythya nyroca in Romania and Bulgaria key sites" by program "Life +".
Jul 14, 2012
DANUBEPARKS - Danube River Network of Protected Areas - Development and Implementation of Transnational Strategies for the Conservation of Natural Heritage at the Danube River.

Welcome to the web site ofPersina Nature park

Persina Nature Park is established on December 4th 2000 and covers an area of 21 762 ha. It is located on the territory of the three municipalities: Nikopol, Belene and Svishtov. Persina Nature Park is a unique for Bulgaria. Its proclamation is aimed to conserve and restore the Danube wetlands and reserve the natural state of the numerous islands.
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