Wetland

  • Soustan Lagoon; tourist resort in Lahijan; northern Iran

    Soustan Lagoon; tourist resort in Lahijan; northern Iran

    Soustan Lagoon is located near the city of Lahijan, north of Iran in Soustan village, Gilan Province. Thanks to its desirable climate, nourishing water, rich vegetation and availability of food, it is home to various species of birds and fishes. Soustan Lagoon has high water levels in the winter and fall. This lagoon is a tourist destination for nature lovers. Rasht, Iran. July 10, 2021.IRNA.

  • Migratory birds in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari Wetlands

    Migratory birds in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari Wetlands

    More than 70,000 migratory birds landed in Gandoman and Choghakhor international wetlands and other regional lagoons in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari Province. Gandoman international Wetland is regarded as the main aquatic ecosystems in West of Iran, Surrounding this wetland are beautiful meadows providing bush grazing grounds for herds. Shahrekord, Iran. November 28, 2020. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Iran's Meighan Wetland hosts migratory birds

    Iran's Meighan Wetland hosts migratory birds

    Arak, Oct 7, IRNA – Meighan Wetland in the central province of Markazi has revived due to above the normal rainfall with flocks of migratory birds coming to their winter habitat.

  • Bakhtegan breaks record of water level of Iranian lakes

    Bakhtegan breaks record of water level of Iranian lakes

    Shiraz, June 14, IRNA - Changes in pattern of refilling water in lakes and wetlands of Iran indicate that Bakhtegan in south of the country broke record of the water level of the Iranian lakes in Ordibehesht, the second month of the Iranian year from April 20 to May 20.

  • Kani Barazan international wetland in Iran

    Kani Barazan international wetland in Iran

    Kani Barazan Wetland is an International mineral wetland located in Mahabad county in the northwestern province of West Azerbaijan. It is with an area of 910 hectares which is regarded as Iranian bird watching site. The wetland is home to various bird species including flamingo, little cormorant, great white pelican, stilt, heron, great crested grebe, graylag goose, lesser white-fronted goose, sternidae , common shelduck. June 13, 2020. IRNA/ Abdollah Rahmani

  • Int'l Ghorigul Wetland in northwestern Iran

    Int'l Ghorigul Wetland in northwestern Iran

    The album depicts some photos of the Ghorigul International Wetland that is located 60 km east of Tabriz and adjacent to the city of Bostan-Abad that is in a good condition this year because of proper rainfall and flowing water. It is hosting thousands of migratory and native birds. May 18, 2020. IRNA/Seyed Kazem Yousefi