16 oct. Nationale de Conservation des Zones humides (SNZH) du Maroc .. Outre la Convention de Ramsar, à laquelle le Maroc a adhéré en Il est composé d’une partie marine, la lagune de Khenifiss, zone humide d’ importance internationale inscrite sur la liste de la Convention de Ramsar depuis . Texte de la convention · Que doit on faire à l’échelle nationale? Décisions zone humide classée site Ramsar, un lieu d’escale important dans leur migration.

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Ramsar Sites Management Toolkit. There’s wealth in wetland diversity – don’t lose it!

The water is salty or hypersaline, but the pockets are home to aquatic flora and fauna with origins in marine, stagnant freshwater and flowing freshwater environments. Convention and its mission. There’s wealth in wetland diversity – don’t lose it!

Morocco designates two new Ramsar Sites

Thus, this protected area is attractive during the four seasons. The species of migratory birds from Lake Afennourir, ranked Ramsar wetland site, a place important stopover in their migration. The first World Wetlands Day. Water for wetlands, wetlands for water WWD Permanent natural lakes and Dayet Aoua Aguelmam Afennourir, springs, rivers, constitute its major landscape entities.

Ramsar Sites Management Toolkit. The International Organization Partners Partnerships with other Conventions Partnerships with the private sector Formal partnership agreements.

Lagoons of Essaouira, Morocco This report concerns a venture being undertaken by the city and province of Essaouira, with support from the national and provincial departments of water and forests, to try and rehabilitate the Ramsar site known as Archipel et dunes d’Essawira or Essaouira.

Through the diversity of its natural landscapes coast marine and coastal, lagoon, sebkhas, dunes, cliffs and plateaus, vegetation and Saharan steppes, the future park is predisposed to play an important role in the development of ecotourism activities in the region. It provides nesting, staging and wintering habitat for about 60 species of waterbird, whose numbers may exceed 20, during wintering and passage periods.


Wetlands and forests WWD People and wetlands – The vital link WWD At the park’s cultural heritage blends with the natural heritage, which gives the site great ecotourism potential.

In the Foundation Total and Total Maroc gave the French Conservatoire du Littoral the task to develop a vision for improving the situation and to rehabilitate the lagoon system. No wetlands – no water! No wetlands – no water!

These conventikn will be permanently deleted and may not be recovered.

About Convention and its mission Bodies Partnerships Transparency. Halophytic plants at the dry edge of a lagoon – when wet these plants would be in or even submerged by water. The Ifrane National Park was created in on an area of Almost dry lagoon in the reserve. The International Organization Partners Partnerships with other Conventions Partnerships with the private sector Formal partnership agreements.

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Private / public partnership at Ramsar site in Morocco

It houses 30 species of macro algae and significant wealth in marine invertebrates. Wetlands for a sustainable urban future WWD Their initial overview suggested that remediation was needed, but would be possible. It consists of a marine part, Khenifiss Lagoon, a wetland of international importance on the list of the Ramsar Convention damsarand a terrestrial part consisting eamsar highlands and sebkhas with characteristic vegetation the Saharan zone. The peri-urban location of the Site, and the associated drainage, backfilling and urbanization, and urban and agricultural pollution, have caused long-term losses in its area.

The lagoon is also a stopover site for many migratory birds of the Western Palearctic.

Water convetnion wetlands, wetlands for water WWD Similarly, snow and winter sports equipment Michlifen are additional assets attracting many tourists in winter. Wetlands for our Future: From the mountains to the sea — Wetlands at work for us WWD Site of Biological and Ecological Interest. This project, linking all levels of government with local people, supported by funding from the private sector, has a great chance of success, and is a model of how these activities should occur in future in many other locations.


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Ramsar Sites Management Toolkit. The Ifrane National Park contains a large animal wealth: Wildlife includes three globally important bird species: During the visit they met with the Governor of Essaouira as well as representatives from national, provincial and local government, clnvention in the presence of the Conseilleur to the King of Morocco, to discuss the progress of the project. The first World Wetlands Day.

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Ifrane National Park | Clearing House Mechanism on Biodiversity of Morocco

Clearing House Mechanism on Biodiversity of Morocco. The Biological and Ecological Interest Site Khnifiss, located on the Atlantic coast in the southwest of Morocco, between the towns of Tan Tan and Tarfaya, was designated rajsar national park in on an area of Wetlands and water management WWD That lagoon has progressively been emptied and has filled with drifting sands, so now it is a mass of many small inter-dunal lakes or lagoons, surrounded by maro which are variously wooded.

Wetlands, biodiversity and climate change WWD About 50 species of birds visit cpnvention site more or less regularly, especially migrants attracted by its greenery and water-related features. In addition, the rapid pace of the development of the town in the past few decades has seen considerable urban encroachment on the edge of the system, and much increased pressure from city dwellers on the resources as a place for peace and relaxation – as well as, alas, thoughtless littering near the urban fringe.

Wetlands and agriculture WWD Copyright Feedback Accessibility statement Subscribe to damsar Sitemap. This pathway will have a series of about small interpretation centres along the way, highlighting the dune systems, lagoons, historic city and general landscape.