The Danube delta is a natural genetic bank with incalculable value for the world wide natural patrimony: the total number of flora and fauna species is 5 149, which includes:
-the greatest population of pelicans from Europe 8000 individuals, as well as for
-the Dalmatian pelican 200 individuals
-60% from the world wide population of pygmy cormorant 6000 individuals
-50% for the entire population of Red-breasted goose (winter time) 40 000 individuals.
SOURCE : IBIS TOURS BIRD-WATCHING SPECIALISTS