Tribune News Service
New Delhi, October 16
With 38 sites, now India has the highest number of Ramsar sites in South Asia, Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar, said on Friday.
— Prakash Javadekar (@PrakashJavdekar) October 16, 2020
In a tweet, Javadekar said: “@RamsarConv has declared “Asan Conservation Reserve” in #Uttarakhand as a site of international importance.”
Wetlands are among the most productive ecosystems in the world, he added.