This year celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands -the first modern day environmental treaty signed in Iran on February 2nd in 1971. The Ramsar Convention was established to raise awareness about the value of wetlands in our environment. Two of Ireland’s 45 Ramsar Sites are in Waterford– Dungarvan Harbour and Tramore Bay.
You can also put your photographic skills to the test and enter the Irish Ramsar Wetlands Committee Photo Competition. Find out more on irishwetlands.ie