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Laguna del Tigre (Ramsar site)

Published in Chixoy-Usumacinta

This delta in north-west Botswana comprises permanent marshlands and seasonally flooded plains. It is one of the very few major interior delta systems that do not flow into a sea or ocean, with a wetland system that is almost intact. One of the unique characteristics of the site is that the annual flooding from the River Okavango occurs during the dry season,...
Published in Okavango Delta

The Lower Zambezi-Mana Pools transfrontier conservation area between Zambia and Zimbabwe measures 17 745km2 and lies in the Zambezi Valley, which since the dawn of time has been used by wildlife as a thoroughfare between the escarpment and the Zambezi River. The two national parks lying opposite each other make for a massive wildlife sanctuary on both sides of the Zambezi River...
Published in Lower Zambezi
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Trebon Fishpond Heritage (UNESCO-Ramsar)

Published in Upper Elbe

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