Project Site Map
Two Ramsar sites of international importance have been chosen to represent two different ecological systems and geographical locations
Conservation and Sustainable Use of Wetlands in Nepal (CSUWN) is a joint undertaking of the Government of Nepal (GoN), Global Environmental Facility (GEF) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). The project is executed by the Ministry of Forests and Soil Conservation (MFSC) since 2008. In short, the project is known as "Wetland Project" and is of five years duration. The two project sites are Ghodaghodi Lake Area (GLA) in the far-west region and Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve (KTWR) in the eastern region of Nepal.Read more
News & Events
First National Wetland Committee meeting
March 01, 2013
The first National Wetland Committee (NWC) meeting after the approval of the National Wetland Policy 2012 was held under the chair of Dr. K. C. Poudel, Secretary, Ministry of Forests and Soil Conservation (MFSC) on February 28, 2013 at MFSC...
Description about wetlands, the Ramsar sites in Nepal, threats and the conservation efforts.