To the west of the Waard Canal is the 3.8 kilometer long nature reserve the Waard Canal. There is a broad reed collar, this is a wonderful jungle for all kinds of small animals that can move around safely here. But it is also the home of various reed birds. For example, many reed gurus, small carekites, bluethroat, and almost every year a bittern and brown harrier. You can take a wonderful walk through this bird paradise.