Soomaa Case Study on Wetland Tourism

2012 is the year of tourism and wetlands for Ramsar. The Ramsar Convention Secretariat and UNWTO are working on a publication that highlights the considerable value of wetlands for tourism and the economic benefits that tourism can bring for the management of wetland sites that will be launched at COP11 in July 2012. For this Read More …

Ramsar Web-Site about Soomaa and Estonia

Ramsar website writes about an international conference on “Mires and Wilderness”  organised on 18-20 April 2011 by the Estonian Fund for Nature (ELF). On the next day after conference the participants visited Soomaa Ramsar Site. During the annual spring floods, the so-called “fifth season”, they visited the flooded river plains and forests in canoes. Canoe Read More …