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Ramsar Convention on Wetlands
Title: Ramsar Convention on Wetlands
Creator: Ramsar Convention Secretariat <Gland>
Abstract: The Convention on Wetlands, signed in Ramsar, Iran, in 1971, is an intergovernmental treaty which provides the framework for national action and international cooperation for the conservation and wise use of wetlands and their resources. There are presently 154 Contracting Parties to the Convention, with 1651 wetland sites, totaling 149.7 million hectares, designated for inclusion in the Ramsar List of Wetlands of International Importance. [Information of the supplier]
Subject: Wetland ecology (577.68);
General topics in natural history of birds (598.1);
Submerged lands and wetlands (333.918)
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Metadata update date: 2007-06-29
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