Kani Barazan wetland is one of the most important wetlands in West Azerbaijan Province. At the same time it is one of the most beautiful wetland of western Iran. The source of this wetland is the Mahabadriver. It is placed southeast of Urmia, 35 kilometers north of Mahabad. It is home to many wild species for which the wetland is known. It covers 80 hectares with about 1 meter of depth. The best time of the year to visit it is January and February because you would have the chance to see the migration of the birds, such as white head ducks, flamingos, herons, swans.