wetlands

  • 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.

  • Anzali Wetland in Iran

    Anzali Wetland in Iran

    The photo album depicts some eye-catching views of the Anzali Wetland that is located in northern Iran. The Wetland is one of the most significant and largest natural habitats for animals in the country. May 10, 2020. IRNA/ Mojtaba Mohammadi

  • Migratory storks in Iranian wetland

    Migratory storks in Iranian wetland

    The photo album depicts the migratory storks in the Zaribar wetland of the Iranian Kordestan Province. April 26, IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Northwest Iran wetlands filled with water again

    Northwest Iran wetlands filled with water again

    Orumiyeh, April 20, IRNA – The head of Environment Department of Chaldoran County, West Azarbaijan in northwestern Iran, said that due to the recent good precipitation and melting of snow, wetlands in Chaldoran area have been filled with water again.

  • Gopi Babaali int’l wetland ready to host migratory birds

    Gopi Babaali int’l wetland ready to host migratory birds

    Mahabad, April 14, IRNA – Head of environment protection department of Mahabad said on Tuesday that after suitable rains, Gopi Babaali international wetland was revived and is ready to host migratory birds.

  • Migratory birds leave wetlands of northern Iran

    Migratory birds leave wetlands of northern Iran

    Tehran, April 8, IRNA – A flock of 135,000 migratory birds that had come to the wetlands in Gilan Province in the north part of Iran have flown to their preceding habitats.

  • Dargah Sangi International Wetland in northwestern Iran

    Dargah Sangi International Wetland in northwestern Iran

    "Dargah Sangi" International Wetland is located 20 km from Naghadeh city in West Azarbaijan province, which is called "Siran Goli" in the local dialect., April 7, 2020. IRNA/Mehdi Rahnavard.

  • Pelicans and flamingoes come to Iran for winter season

    Pelicans and flamingoes come to Iran for winter season

    An official at the Environment Office of Gonbad-e Kavoos, Golestan Province, said that pelicans and flamingos flew back to Iran for winter season to live at the three international wetlands of the province.