Revive and restore degraded wetlands

35% of the world’s wetlands have disappeared in the last 50 years

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World Wetlands Day Messages and Statements

Pitch for the Grant 2023

Call for project ideas in wetlands

Apply from 2 February to 2 March 2023 for an opportunity to receive EUR 10'000 provided by Danone


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Communication Resources

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Land areas that are saturated or flooded with water either permanently or seasonally.

Inland wetlands:

 Marshes, lakes, rivers, floodplains, peatlands and swamps   

Coastal wetlands:

Saltwater marshes, estuaries, mangroves, lagoons and coral reefs

Human-made wetlands:

Fish ponds, rice paddies and salt pans

Wetlands Photo Gallery


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