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World Wetlands Day 2014

WWD 2014, Las Salinas, Spain

Celebration of World Wetlands Day at the Regional Park of the Salt Flats of san Pedro World Wetlands Day is held on the 2nd of February ever year, the date on which the Ramsar convention on wetlands was signed in 1971.  2014 has been chosen as the

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WWD WWT Welney, UK

WWT Welney, World Wetlands Day 2014 This year’s WWD theme of wetlands and agriculture was particularly appropriate for our reserve, set within the hugely agricultural landscape of the fens, known as ‘the bread basket’ of Britain.  We still use traditional methods to manage the area, with seasonal

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Hong Kong Wetland Park celebrates World Wetlands Day 2014

Hong Kong Wetland Park held a ceremony on January 25 to celebrate World Wetlands Day 2014. Officiating at the celebration ceremony, the Director of Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation, Mr Alan Wong, said, “To tie in with the UN International Year of Family Farming, the Hong Kong Wetland

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WWD 2014 Smolensk Lakeland

Wetland Day in Smolensk Lakeland Staff of the National Park ” Smolensk Lakeland ” hosted several events dedicated to this event. Their goal: to raise awareness of the local population on Wetlands, the uniqueness of these ecosystems, and to draw public attention to the problems of wetlands. 

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WWD at WWT Slimbridge, UK

  Visitors from far and wide flocked to WWT Slimbridge’s third Festival of Birds at the weekend of the 1st and 2nd of February, to celebrate World Wetlands Day 2014 and experience our seasonal birds.  Centre welcomed around 2800 visitors. Many of the visitors were keen birdwatchers and

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Baikka Beel, WWD 2014

Baikka Beel

Baikka Beel, Bangladesh On a cold and very foggy WWD 2014 morning in northeast Bangladesh few of the 10,400 waterbirds of 41 species counted just a few days earlier were visible in Baikka Beel wetland sanctuary. Nevertheless Baragangina Resource Management Organization, which manages the sanctuary, hosted local

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WWD at Berezinsky Wetland Centre

Berezinsky Centre

The cold winter time between late January and early February is a holiday season in Berezinsky wetland centre – besides the World wetlands day we celebrate the Berezinsky reserve’s birthday. This year one more event joined this great day – an opening of the Nature Museum after

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