Wednesday 26 July 2017 - 6:53 am
Environment & Sustainability
2017 Jul 25 Tue, 06:16:57 pm

Ajman’s Al Zorah Nature Reserve designated as 'Wetland of International Importance'

DUBAI, 25th July, 2017 (WAM) -- Al Zorah Nature Reserve in Ajman has been officially declared as a 'Wetland of International Importance' under the Ramsar Convention, making it the seventh site in the UAE on the Ramsar List. The declaration recognises the achievements of the UAE in the field of nature conservation and protection of endangered land and marine species. The Ramsar Convention, also known as the Convention on Wetlands, aims to protect wetlands, restore their basic ecological functions, and develop their economic, cultural and...