World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day 2017 in West Africa

By Chris Rostron / 9th March 2017

SENEGAL Nature Communautés développement, potential partner in Senegal Nature Communities NCD Development (potential partner BirdLife in Senegal), through its new Director of Programs, Aliou BAH participated in the celebration of the World Wetlands Day organized by the National Parks Department at the Ministry of Environment and Development Sustainable. In the format of a scientific forum,…

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World Wetland Day 2017 Urdaibai Bird Center-Spain

By Chris Rostron / 22nd February 2017

World Wetland Day at Urdaibai Bird Center (Spain) The Urdaibai Bird Center celebrated World Wetland Day in 2017 with an Open Doors day. The bad weather, wind, hail and rain, was not an impediment to this event, since the facilities of the center allow to enjoy with great comfort the treasures that this wonderful wetland…

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WWD 2017 in Morocco with SPANA

By Chris Rostron / 3rd February 2017

SPANA Morocco and its partners Celebrate World Wetlands Day 2017       In partnership with the HCEFLCD Regional Directorate: The event was attended by 63 Kenitra civil society representatives, students and researchers. On the program of the day, three presentations on: – The National Strategy for Wetlands, by Mrs. El Asri Bouchara of DREFLCD /…

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Hong Kong Wetland Park celebrates World Wetlands Day 2017

By Chris Rostron / 3rd February 2017

Hong Kong Wetland Park celebrates World Wetlands Day 2017   Over 150 secondary school students participated in the inter-school bird race To echo with the theme“Wetlands for Disaster Risk Reduction”, Hong Kong Wetland Park (HKWP) organised a series of fun-filled activities to celebrate World Wetlands Day (WWD) 2017. The activities included the winter signature event…

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World Wetlands Day 2017

By Chris Rostron / 25th November 2016

2 February, World Wetlands Day is approaching and like every year, WLI network members will be celebrating this date through lot of regional events and CEPA activities, What about you? we will be happy to hear your stories. For the 2017 edition, we invite you to join us and raise awareness around the theme “Wetlands…

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Wetland and Arenales Regional Park of San Pedro del Pinatar

By Chris Rostron / 29th February 2016

As in previous years, the Office of Socioeconomic Promotion of the Environment of the Region of Murcia, through the Visitor Service of the Regional Park Salinas and Arenales of San Pedro del Pinatar, joined the celebration of World Wetlands Day. Through several activities, aimed at boys and girls from educational centers and the general public,…

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World Wetlands Day Danpure

By Chris Rostron / 7th February 2016

    Wetland DANAPURE Liceo Taller San Miguel Colombia Besides being a tribute to our DANAPURE, it is a recognition for all the wetlands of the world. During several days, students have carried out different activities, such as reforestation with species of water-guaduas and native to our Colombian marshes. For this year, the Environmental Police…

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World Wetlands Day at Serpentine a great success

By Chris Rostron / 19th February 2013

About 300 people joined the National Wetland Trust on the 3rd of February at Lake Serpentine/Rotopiko to celebrate the start of the National Wetland Centre project. After a brief site blessing by local iwi Ngati Apakura and talks by supporters and the two co-founders, attendees took a walk up a virtual ‘garden path’ showcasing our…

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