Pursuing the RAMSAR designation

The Ramsar Convention is a voluntary Treaty, committed to promoting the conservation and wise use of water-based ecosystems through international engagement and collaboration.  The Treaty was signed in Ramsar, Iran; in 1971. Canada signed the Treaty in 1981, and has 37 Ramsar sites.   The United States signed the Treaty in 1987 and, with the recent … Continue reading Pursuing the RAMSAR designation