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Call for Participation at the 2014 Asia-Pacific Youth Environmental Forum

Call for Participation at the 2014 Asia-Pacific Youth Environmental Forum Organized by the Gyeonggi Provincial Office of Education and the Marine Environmental Education Center, the 2014 Asia-Pacific Youth Environmental Forum will be held in the Republic of Korea from July 28th to August 1st, 2014. The 2014

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Tongli Wetland Centre, China

Tongli wetland park, 80km west of Shanghai, has recently been designated as a national park, and has big plans to become one of China’s growing number of National Wetland Parks.  The site sits between two large lakes, and currently consists of fish ponds, market gardens, a forested

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Statement on Avian Influenza and Wildbirds

Scientific Task Force on Avian Influenza and Wild Birds statement Following a number of outbreaks of H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in duck and chicken farms in the Republic of Korea in January, 2014, information has been produced by the UN Co-convened Scientific Task Force on Avian Influenza

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Chong Ming Dong Tan visit

In late November the head of WLI visited Chong Ming Dong Tan wetland park, to see their existing wetland centre and discuss plans for the development of a future wetland centre on the site.  The reserve is well known for an incredible migratory bird phenomenon every spring,

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Mai Po videos

Students learn about wetlands at Mai Po, Hong Kong

Please check out this link to see a new video from the Mai Po wetland centre in Hong Kong- a truly inspiring short film, reflecting the great work that they are doing there.  If you’ve never been, this is a great way to experience the centre and

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WLI / EAAFP Joint Newsletter

We have worked with the East Asia Australasia Flyway Partnership (EAAFP) to produce a joint WLI EAAFP update, including news from wetland centres across the region that are delivering CEPA activites on site.

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Images from WLI Asia 4th Conference

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WLI and EAAFP

Prior to the 4th WLI Asia conference in Suncheon, the Head of WLI met with the office of the East Asia Australasia Flyway Partnership (EAAFP) at the offices in Song Do, Seoul, and attended a local awareness-raising event with local people and students.  See picture left of

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WLI Asia Conference IV, Suncheon, RoK

Over 50 WLI members met at Suncheon, along with South Korean wetland professionals, for a conference on sustainable wetlands and WLI from the 19th to the 23rd of April 2013.  The conference was hosted by Suncheon City, and organised by KFEM and the WLI Asia group, see the programme here. 

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Keoladeo Sarus Cranes

As summer approaches, sarus cranes take shelter at Keoladeo National Park.  Here is a picture showing the cranes (Grus antigone) from a satellite area about 80 km from Keoladeo National Park, a world heritage and ramsar site.  Keoladeo is about 180 km south of Delhi, the capital of

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