Volga River Delta, Russia
The false-color 100 m image of 9 June 2015 shows the Volga River Delta, a protected area since the early 1900s. A substantial part of this delta consists of wetlands, indicated by the red areas. These wetlands are an important breeding ground for migrating water birds. Further, the delta harbours well-known fish species, such as sturgeon, catfish, and carp.