Wetland Day 02 02 2017 !
Happy Wetland Day !
On the international Wetland Day, SEEP organized a study, informative and awareness raising visit for students of Reald University and Ali Demi high school. There was discussed by the guests about: - Competition for the best picture of wetlands. - Mitigation of natural disasters ,climate change effects, flooding, drought and the tampon role of wetlands. - High values of wetland ecosystem for the great diversity of species and very favorable habitat for the biodiversity and food chain. - Characteristic types of fish, eels, shellfish and birds. - Blu Economy and irreplaceable values of the wetland for employment and food for the locals - Underwater history and archaeology of the ancient city of Orik immersed under the water of the lagoon. - Types of migratory birds and the effect of hunting Moratorium . - Nearby MPA and its role in the conservation of buffer zones. - Bird-watching Participants in the event were activists of SEEP, Reald University, Naturalist Club, Department of Fisheries, the Organization of Fishery, Green Vision, National Youth Center, Directorate of Cultural Monuments and Heritage, Department of Protected Areas, Municipality and administrative units of Orikumi, DAR etc. . The event was funded by Reald University