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 the Amphibians and Reptiles survey which has been conducted 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 has been reported by Mr. Mozafari, surveyor of this study.
According to Mr. Mozafari, 3 species of amphibians and 14 species of reptiles were recorded in and around the Anzali Wetland, and some of species such as Marsh Frog, Ringed Snake and Dice Snake had very rich biomass. They are very important parts of food chain and ecosystem of the Anzali Wetland, therefore, it can be said the regularly monitoring of them is essential to create useful conservation plan of the ecosystem of the Anzali Wetland.
JET hopes that the result of the survey would be baseline information for the Anzali Wetland conservation and environment education.