Argenta is a town with 21,851 inhabitants (December 31, 2015) in the province of Ferrara in northeastern Italy. Argenta is located in the Emilia-Romagna about 30 km southeast of Ferrara and halfway between Ferrara and Ravenna. The city is located in a predominantly flat agricultural region on the edge of a wetland, the lagoon of Comacchio. Much of this lagoon is a wildlife sanctuary today.