As one of the JPA of Waste Management SC, Monitoring waste discharged in the rivers flow to Anzali Wetland, JICA provided two waste trapping nets to be installed in two target villages; Dahanesar Sheijan and Jir Sar bagher Khale, where JICA has already provided Ecotourism…Read More
2018/11/25Seminar of Waste Management SC
The seminar of Waste Management SC held on November 14th, 2018 at “Grand Sefid Kenar Hotel” in Anzali City to share and disseminate the information of the Joint Pilot Activities of the Waste Management SC, implemented in rural areas near to the Wetland basin under…Read More
Seminar of Amphibians and Reptiles in Anzali Wetland and Eynak Wetland has been held in the Healthy City Forum located in Kushyar Gilani Center of the Observatory, behind the Eynak Wetland, Rasht City on 15th November, 2018.
In the seminar, result of…Read More
2018/11/20Selkeh Aquatic Plant Survey in Progress
A survey team consisting of Dr.Bahram Zehzad from Shahid Beheshti University, and Dr.Mirzajani from National Inland Aquaculture Institute (NIWAI) is in progress to identify the flora of aquatic plant around the Anzali Wetland Environmental Education Center in Selkeh Wildlife Refuge for baseline information of education…Read More
Amphibian and Reptiles Survey has already completed as a part of the joint pilot activity “Comprehensive Ecosystem Survey” under the Wetland Ecosystem Conservation Sub Committee, in Anzali Wetland Ecological Management-phase II, and as a result of the survey, 17 species of amphibians and reptiles were…Read More
About Anzali Wetland:
The Anzali Wetland Complex (approximately 19,000 ha) is located near the port city of Bandar Anzali in Gilan Province, North part of Iran along the Southern coast of the Caspian Sea. This site is one of the nearest wetland from Ramsar city which is the origin of the Ramsar Convention. The wetland was designated as a Ramsar site at June 23, 1975. A large, freshwater lagoon fed by several rivers and separated from the Caspian Sea by a dune system read more…
The technical Cooperation Project for Anzali Wetland Ecological Management Project – Phase II Started in April 2014 and will last for five years. Prior to the phase II Project, JICA conducted the phase I project with related expertized organizations, such as Department of Environment (DOE), Gilan Province, DOE Gilan. In this phase I project, achievements such as establishment of the Anzali Wetland Management Committee (AWMC), environmental zoning, manuals for monitoring environmental education, and Eco-Tourism should be desiring special mention.