Summer Bird Watching Workshop held

Summer Bird Watching Workshop held

Department of Environment (DOE) Gilan with cooperation of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is going to hold Environmental Education (EE) training course at the Anzali Wetland EE Center. The course consists of five programs until November. The EE Center...
EE Training Course for Experts

EE Training Course for Experts

Department of Environment (DOE) Gilan with cooperation of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is going to hold Environmental Education (EE) training course at the Anzali Wetland EE Center under the Anzali Wetland Ecological Management Project- phase II. The...
Biotope Construction Starts in Selkeh

Biotope Construction Starts in Selkeh

A biotope is German word which means an area of uniform environmental conditions providing a living place for a specific assemblage of plants and animals. In case of Japan, Biotope means an experiential place to observe plants and animals in addition to...
Meeting of Monitoring Working Group

Meeting of Monitoring Working Group

A meeting of the Monitoring Working Group of Wetland Ecosystem Conservation Sub-Committee was held on 15th August 2017 in DOE. The main agenda of the meeting were quality control of environmental analysis and the plan for August 2017. Based on the results of the...
Salinity Monitoring in August 2017

Salinity Monitoring in August 2017

On 14th April 2017, we implemented a salinity monitoring in the Anzali Wetland to investigate intrusion of the Caspian seawater into the wetland. Electrical conductivity (EC) was measured 50 cm from the surface in different parts of the wetland as shown in the figure...
Purple Heron Comes Back from Azerbaijan

Purple Heron Comes Back from Azerbaijan

Three adult Purple Herons (Ardea purpurea) were captured and attached satellite tags(PTTs) on 29th and 30th May, 2017 at their nests in the west lagoon of the Anzali Wetland in order to identify their migration routes. Two Purple Herons (ID165470 ,ID165472) stayed the...
Wetland Painting and Photo Contest

Wetland Painting and Photo Contest

A painting and photo contest is being conducted in cooperation with Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adult (Kanoon), Department of Environment (DOE), and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), aimed to familiarize the students from Kanoon and a...
Multi-copter Supports Wildfire Monitoring

Multi-copter Supports Wildfire Monitoring

A wildfire was occurred near Torbeh gudeh village in Anzali Wetland on 9th June, 2017. The fire burned dried reed bed. It was very difficult to know the spread of wildfire from the ground. DOE asked JET to support to grasp the latest situation of wildfire. JICA expert...