Source RAMSAR sites :https://rsis.ramsar.org
Source "Protected Areas" :World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA), a join project of IUCN and UNEP - Feb 2017
Uvs Lake is the largest saline lake (3,350 sq. km) in Mongolia and forms unique wetlands in the Great Lakes Depression. Its salinity varies between 3 and 35 g/l. With its reed beds and freshwater river deltas it provides significant nesting and resting areas for numerous migratory species. The shallow lake lies at an altitude of 759 m.