Hamoon Wetland

  • Revival of Hamoun International Wetland

    Revival of Hamoun International Wetland

    The Hamoun International Wetlands are located in parts of south-western Afghanistan and south-eastern Iran. The wetlands have always been a unique ecosystem of outstanding local, national and international importance with ecological and socio-economic values. This year's good rains in this area caused flood in the Hirmand River which brought happiness to fishermen and farmers. Sistan-Baluchestan Province, Iran. May 13, 2020. IRNA/Hamed GHolami.

  • UNDP, EU donate €10m to help revive Hamoon wetland

    UNDP, EU donate €10m to help revive Hamoon wetland

    Tehran, April 19, IRNA – The United Nation's Development Plan (UNDP) and the European Union have donated €10 million to help revive Hamoon wetland in southeastern Iran, according to Ahmadreza Lahijanzadeh, an official with Iran's Department of Environment. 

  • Over 40% of Iran’s Hamoon int'l wetland flooded by water

    Over 40% of Iran’s Hamoon int'l wetland flooded by water

    Zahedan, April 12, IRNA – Managing director of Sistan and Baluchestan Province environment protection department said on Sunday that over 40%of the Hamoon international wetland has so far been flooded by water.

  • Iran, UNDP cooperate on Hamoon Wetland revival

    Iran, UNDP cooperate on Hamoon Wetland revival

    Tehran, April 4, IRNA – Iran’s Department of Environment and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have signed a document on a project to revive Hamoon Wetland in southeastern Iran, according to an environment official.