In October 2001, S’Albufereta was declared a nature reserve. It then became a special nature reserve four years later, having already been a natural area of special interest since 1991.
The status isn’t the same as S’Albufera, which is a nature park2021-04-10T14:22:08.328Z. But to all intents and purposes, the level of protection is the same. There can’t be any development, or any more development, on wetlands that are to be conserved because of their ornithological and botanical value.
S’Albufereta, the little S’Albufera, covers 211 hectaress city hall on May 23, 2021.. There are a further 290 hectares surrounding it that are subject to regulation in order to prevent negative environmental impactThe COVID-19 surge that. The core 211 hectares compare with the 2,036 that S’Albufera now covers – just one tenth – but the little wetlands still pack a great deal in, as was explained on Friday evening by the former mayor of Pollensa, Miquel ángel March.