February 2 - World Wetlands Day - we need to preserve our wetlands a vital part of our planet and habitat to numerous critters.

February 2 - World Wetlands Day - we need to preserve our wetlands a vital part of our planet and habitat to numerous critters.

The Dunes of Maspalomas is a special nature reserve located on the southern tip of the island of Gran Canaria (Spain). Most of the flora and some of the species that visit the wetlands (Maspalomas Oasis) of this natural reserve, are protected by national and regional laws. Furthermore, there are some endemic species as the giant lizard of Gran Canaria. Learn more: http://www.touristeye.com/European-alternatives-to-the-worlds-most-visited-places-g-256198

Maspalomas beach and dunes, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands - Spain

Blog del IES Laguna de Tollón: WORLD WETLANDS DAY: DÍA 2 DE FEBRERO: DÍA DE LOS H...

Blog del IES Laguna de Tollón: WORLD WETLANDS DAY: DÍA 2 DE FEBRERO: DÍA DE LOS H...

Groundhog Day tends to hog the spotlight, but Feb. 2 is also World Wetlands Day. To mark the occasion, here's a photo tribute to the planet's marshes, swamps an

Happy World Wetlands Day

The groundhog gets all the glory, but its also ‪ Here's some pictures to show you why the day matters.

Groundhog Day tends to hog the spotlight, but Feb. 2 is also World Wetlands Day.

Happy World Wetlands Day

Groundhog Day tends to hog the spotlight, but Feb. 2 is also World Wetlands Day.

Happy World Wetlands Day | MNN - Mother Nature Network

Happy World Wetlands Day

Happy World Wetlands Day | MNN - Mother Nature Network

A street rally on World Wetlands Day in Guwahati aimed at increasing Greater Adjutant conservation awareness. Photo by Rathin Barman

A street rally on World Wetlands Day in Guwahati aimed at increasing Greater Adjutant conservation awareness. Photo by Rathin Barman

February 2: This day is World Wetlands Day, marking the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on 2 February 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar on the shores of the Caspian Sea. Each year since 1997, the Ramsar Secretariat has provided materials so that government agencies, non-governmental organizations, conservation organizations, and groups of citizens can help raise public awareness about the importance and value of wetlands.

February 2: This day is World Wetlands Day, marking the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on 2 February 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar on the shores of the Caspian Sea. Each year since 1997, the Ramsar Secretariat has provided materials so that government agencies, non-governmental organizations, conservation organizations, and groups of citizens can help raise public awareness about the importance and value of wetlands.

Up to 1/2 of North American bird species nest or feed in wetlands. More facts about wetlands!

Up to of North American bird species nest or feed in wetlands. More facts about wetlands!

The World Wetlands Day takes place every 2nd February. World Wetlands Day 2013: Wetlands take care of water. #WWD2013

The World Wetlands Day takes place every February. World Wetlands Day Wetlands take care of water.

An egret in flight over the Bombay Hooke National Wildlife Refuge. Photo donated by National Wildlife Photo Contest entrant Kim Taylor.

An egret (Egretta thula) in flight over the Bombay Hooke National Wildlife Refuge (Delawere). Photo donated by National Wildlife Photo Contest entrant Kim Taylor.

Wetlands, drylands, this land is our land.

World Wetlands Destruction Infographic- wetlands offer an environment for biodiversity to flourish while offering the environment several other benefits like filtration and a host for carbon.

Wow! Well over 300 people turned out for Gullapalooza 2013 in Boulder, Colorado this past Saturday--a great way to celebrate World Wetlands Day! What did you do this past February 2?    ¡Wow! Más que 300 personas participaron en Gullapalooza 2013 en Boulder Colorado el sábado pasado--¡una manera excelente para celebrar el Día Mundial de Humedales! ¿Que hiciste tu este 2 de Febrero?    (Photo by Bill Schmoker)

Wow! Well over 300 people turned out for Gullapalooza 2013 in Boulder, Colorado this past Saturday--a great way to celebrate World Wetlands Day! What did you do this past February 2? ¡Wow! Más que 300 personas participaron en Gullapalooza 2013 en Boulder Colorado el sábado pasado--¡una manera excelente para celebrar el Día Mundial de Humedales! ¿Que hiciste tu este 2 de Febrero? (Photo by Bill Schmoker)

February 2nd is World Wetlands Day -  World Wetlands Day is an opportunity to remember those beautiful, boggy parts of our world that ducks, geese, swans, frogs, water voles, flamingoes and all other sorts of waterfowl and animals need to have in order to exist and thrive in harmony.

World Wetlands Day

Best of Adelaide image gallery. Genders & Partners are the oldest law firm in South Australia, and one of the oldest in the whole of Australia.

Cypress Swamp - Natchez Trace Parkway - Holly Springs?

Happy World Wetlands Day

(bald) Cypress Swamp boardwalk through water tupelo // Milepost 122 of Natchez Trace Parkway

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