Haramous/Loyada consists of two main wet habitats but for simplicity is designated as one site and part of it, was declared as the first and only Ramsar site of the country when Djibouti ratified Wetlands Convention in 2003. The site supports large inter-tidal mudflats with mangroves patches in several areas. The eastern coastal terrestrial part of the site is formed low sandy plain intersected by well vegetated wadis and covered with sparse acacia and shrubs. The area supports large populations of passage and wintering shorebirds some of them are estimated as more than 1% of global population i.e. Crab Plover, Terek Sandpiper, Lesser and Greater Sandpipers as well as more […]
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You have done a great job and the website shows how much is being done to educate everyone about Djibouti nature. Congratulations on this very impressive website. We may have some photos to contribute if you would be interested. Thanks for sharing this information, and I wish you much luck in the future. You are doing a very good thing for your country. Best of Luck.
Carla Dove, Smithsonian, http://si.edu
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