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China’s Huang He (Yellow River) is the most sediment-filled river on Earth. Flowing northeast to the Bo Hai Sea from the Bayan Har Mountains, the Yellow River crosses a plateau blanketed with up to 300 meters (980 feet) of fine, wind-blown soil.

The "Laguna de Terminos" is a Ramsar site.

Published in Laguna de Terminos
Friday, 19 October 2012 00:00

Zwin nature reserve

Zwin nature reserve is a Ramsar site.

Fishing and shellfish gathering have sustained human life in the 5,000 km2 property, which is formed by the arms of three rivers. The site comprises brackish channels encompassing over 200 islands and islets, mangrove forest, an Atlantic marine environment, and dry forest.

Published in Casamance

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