Mediterranean Wetlands Outlook 2 : Solutions for Sustainable Mediterranean Wetlands
The Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory, functioning under the umbrella of Tour du Valat and the Mediterranean Wetlands Initiative MedWet, has just published the new report Mediterranean Wetlands Outlook 2: Solutions for sustainable Mediterranean wetlands (MWO-2). The MWO-2 updates the situation for Mediterranean wetlands since 2012, the year of publication of the MWO-1, which was the first […]
Mediterranean Wetlands Outlook
The first MWO Technical Report, which is aimed at a scientifical and technical public, details the 17 biodiversity indicators developed by the MWO and analyses the results.
The Synthesis proposes a larger perspective for the decision makers.
Thematic Report #1: Status and trends of species in Mediterranean wetlands
This first thematic report “Biodiversity: Status and trends of species in Mediterranean wetlands” provides detailed information on the values of wetland biodiversity in the Mediterranean, including the status and trends of species conservation, the threats they face and possible solutions to reverse negative trends. The results are illustrated with case studies of five key sites […]
Thematic Report #2: Land cover: Spatial dynamics in Mediterranean coastal wetlands from 1975 to 2005
This second thematic report: “Land cover: Spatial dynamics in Mediterranean coastal wetlands from 1975 to 2005″by the Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory, which was published in 2014, shows land cover change of Mediterranean coastal wetlands from 1975 to 2005, according to a methodology developed by the GlobWetland-II project. Maps of 214 coastal wetlands, in 22 Mediterranean countries, […]
Thematic Note #1: Biodiversity in Mediterranean wetlands
This Thematic Note, a summary of the Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory “Biodiversity: Status and trends of species in Mediterranean wetlands” Thematic report that was published in 2012, makes an assessment of the Mediterranean wetlands’s biodiversity at the beginning of the 21st Century. It also summarizes what needs to be done to safeguard their conservation in the future.