This is Municipal Reserve and Shelter for Wild Life and is considered an important area for the conservation of birds (AICA) by Aves Argentinas/AOP together with BirdLife International (Important Bird Areas, IBAS). It covers an area of 9 Municipal hectares of the core segment and 19 hectares of mitigation area, urban area and private land.
“La Vuelta de Obligado” Historical Site
This historic place is situated 19 kms from the city along the paved road running to Vuelta de Obligado, site of the Battle and declared National Monument by National Decree 21 March 1942. The Vuelta de Obligado is, geopolitically, of great importance for the country’s economic development as it took place when the European Powers, England and France, were looking for new markets for their commercial products and also, were showing growing interest in the argentine land as producer of very cheap raw material for the epoch.