World Wetlands Day


World Wetlands Day is celebrated internationally each year on February 2nd. It marks the anniversary of the signing of the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance in Ramsar, Iran, on 2 February 1971. This year’s theme is “wetlands for a sustainable urban future” – recognizing the impact and importance of wetlands to cities. As population is booming, wetlands that provide drinking water, counteract flooding, and filter waste are dwindling. World Wetlands Day 2018 serves to highlight the importance of this symbiotic relationship between population centers and the very ecosystem that makes them a liveable environment. Click here more information on World Wetlands Day.

2 Responses to “World Wetlands Day”

  1. Phyllis Webster says:

    Thank you for sharing your stunning photos and helping to boost environmental awareness!

  2. Phyllis Webster says:

    Thank you for sharing your stunning photos and helping to boost environmental awareness! Always a pleasure to see your work.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *