Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park facts for kids
|Cabo de Gata-Níjar|
IUCN Category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape)
Arrecife de las Sirenas.
Almería Province, Andalusia,Spain
|Visitors||500,000 (in 1998)|
|Governing body||Junta de Andalucia|
|Official name: Salinas del Cabo de Gata|
|Designated:||December 5, 1989|
Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park is in the south-eastern corner of Spain. It is Andalusia's largest coastal protected area. It is a wild and isolated landscape with some of Europe's most original geological features. It is the only region in Europe with a Warm Desert climate.
Cabo de Gata-Níjar was one of 100 finalists for the 12 Treasures of Spain in 2007.
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