World Wetlands Survey

Case study: Cuatrociénegas Wetlands, Coahuila de Zaragoza

Name of the wetland Cuatrociénegas Wetlands, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico Name of the respondent Tatiana Lobato-de Magalhães What you have seen in the wetland – state, change, and drivers The Cuatrociénegas wetlands complex, considered one of the most important wetlands in Mexico, is located in the deserts of Northern Mexico Highlands. Designated as a Ramsar …

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Case Study: Barmah wetlands

Name of the wetland Barmah wetlands (Barmah National Park and Ramsar site).Located on Murray River floodplain in northern Victoria, Australia.Heartlands of the Yorta Yorta traditional owner Aboriginal community. Name of the respondent Mr Keith Ward, Environmental Water Manager, Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority. What you have seen in the wetland – state, change, and drivers …

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Data-time for wetland survey

Eighty-nine countries and territories are represented in the latest citizen science survey of the state of the world’s wetlands. In 2020, we teamed up with the Society of Wetland Scientists to help find out just how wetlands are doing around the world. Hundreds of you answered the call. Thank you! In total we have 522 …

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Wetland survey workshop

After the successful delivery of the first Global Citizen Science Survey of the State of the Worlds Wetlands, the core group met at Slimbridge, UK, to plan for round two. The group looked at the strengths and weakness of the first survey, talked about the key results and outcomes, and how we can deliver an …

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World Wetlands Day 2019

Core group active on four continents The WWN core group members are all busy celebrating World Wetlands Day this year. Here’s a summary of what we’re up to: Louise Duff is speaking at a conference at Cockburn Wetland Centre, Perth, Australia, local participants on the outcome of the global citizen science wetland survey that we did with the Society …

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