The nature of the Delta: mutant landscapes and endless atmospheres. The Delta is an extraordinary natural stage where the waters of the great river move majestically, among the “golene”, until the meeting with the Adriatic through a labyrinth of...
Through the reeds, great nesting places for birds and natural filter for the purification of water, we enter in the lagoon. The lagoon is a lake of salt water, in some parts only a few centimeters deep, bounded towards the sea by sand dunes and twoards the river side by mud and sand banks, regularly submerged by the tides and “bonelli” mud Islands.
Where the waves penetrate shallow muddy Islands are formed among the branches of the river.Both in the lagoon and in the Sacca, shellfish and mollusks are raised, and the young fish are seeded in the Valle.
There are several lagoon in the Po Delta: Caleri, Vallona, Barbamarco, Batteria, Burcio, Basson e Bonelli Levante. “Sacche” are only 2: Canarin e Scardovari, known for raising mollusks and clams.