"Wetland" is a noun which is often translated as "el humedal", and "marsh" is a noun which is often translated as "la ciénaga". Learn more about the difference between "wetland" and "marsh" below.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (type of environment)
a. el humedal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Wetlands provide an important habitat for birds and other fauna, and they're protected under European law.Los humedales constituyen un hábitat importante para aves y otra fauna, y están protegidos por las leyes europeas.
b. la zona pantanosa
Here in the wetland, you'll find many rare plant species.Aquí en la zona pantanosa, se encuentran muchas especies de plantas poco comunes.
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1. (waterlogged land)
c. la marisma (salty water)
The Doñana marshes are popular places to go bird watching.Las marismas de Doñana son un lugar al que mucha gente va a observar aves.