Ramsar site

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A Ramsar site is a wetland site designated to be of international importance under the Ramsar Convention.wikipedia
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Ramsar Convention

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A Ramsar site is a wetland site designated to be of international importance under the Ramsar Convention.

List of Ramsar wetlands of international importance

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Ramsar sites are recorded on the List of Ramsar wetlands of international importance.

Wetland

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A Ramsar site is a wetland site designated to be of international importance under the Ramsar Convention.

UNESCO

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The Convention on Wetlands, known as the Ramsar Convention, is an intergovernmental environmental treaty established in 1971 by UNESCO, which came into force in 1975.

Conservation (ethic)

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It provides for national action and international cooperation regarding the conservation of wetlands, and wise sustainable use of their resources.

Sustainability

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It provides for national action and international cooperation regarding the conservation of wetlands, and wise sustainable use of their resources.

Anseriformes

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Ramsar identifies wetlands of international importance, especially those providing waterfowl habitat.

Habitat

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Ramsar identifies wetlands of international importance, especially those providing waterfowl habitat.

Wetlands International

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The non-profit organisation Wetlands International provides access to the Ramsar database via the Ramsar Sites Information Service.
The Wetlands International China office worked to have this peatland declared a Ramsar site, giving the Chinese government the obligation to protect the area.

Wetland classification

classifying wetlands
The Ramsar Classification System for Wetland Type is a wetland classification developed within the Ramsar Convention intended as a means for fast identification of the main types of wetlands for the purposes of the Convention.

Bay

Seagrass

Brackish water

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