A small wetland with abundant water-fringe vegetation. Formerly a coastal lagoon, the site now contains salt and freshwater marshes, rice-fields and reedbeds (Phragmites).
An important area for breeding herons, ducks and waders.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: El Moro marshes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2022.