Wetlands Cleaning Conducted Around Different Ramsar Sites

  • The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MOEFCC) in association with State/UT Wetland Authorities.
  • Around different Amrit Dharohar sites i.e. Ramsar sites of India
  • Activities include: Cleanliness Drives, Removal of Weeds, Taking Pledge to protect wetlands and registration of Wetland Mitras
  • Undertaken by State and UT Wetlands Authorities.
  • To spread mass awareness about the values and benefits of maintaining a healthy and clean wetland.
  • Conducted under the ‘Save Wetlands Campaign’ of the MOEF&CC.
  • The Campaign was initially launched by Shri Bhupender Yadav, Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change February 2, 2023, on the occasion of World Wetlands Day.
Posted in Current Affairs.