Sunday, June 02, 2019

Wetland


  • In 1971, There was convention on Ramsar


  • Wetland convention implemented from 1975 dec 21
  • Koshi Tappu was listed on 1987 and Nepal got membership on 1988.
  • Three wetlands on Terai, Jagadishpur, Bishajari and Ghodaghodi listed on 2003
  • Four wetland on Hill, Gosaikunda, Gokyo, She Phoksundo and Rara listed on 2007.
  • Maipokhai on 2008 and Pokhara on 2016
  • Koshi Tappu is biggest with 175 sq  km area whereas Maipokhari is smallest with 0.9 sq km.
  • Total area  of wetland in Nepal is 34455 ( mnemonics, first three than four listed in Ramsar)
  • Wetland day first celebrated on 1985
  • Nepal 91
  • Prize 96

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