Tourist & Resident Guide to Iran

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Ramsar

The Caspian Sea resort of Ramsar, north west of Tehran, was the site of the 1971 Convention on Wetlands signed in the town. This year is the 40th anniversary of the Ramsar Convention and a number of events are planned to mark the occasion.

The full list of wetland sites in Iran itself is available here and includes: Bujagh National Park, Govater Bay and Hur-e-Bahu, Lake Gori, Lake Kobi, Lake Urmia, Lake Parishan & Dasht-e-Arjan.

Ramsar Convention

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