Marine and Freshwater
Coastal wetlands can be coastal lagoons, estuaries, saltmarshes, inshore rocky reefs, and sandy slopes. (Source: Ramsar Handbook 17 - Designing Ramsar Sites). Coastal wetlands include saltwater and freshwater wetlands located within coastal watersheds. (Source: EPA, U.S.A.)
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zone humide côtière
прибрежные водно-болотные угодья
أراضي رطبة ساحلية
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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with coastal wetland
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|Convention on Biological Diversity||1 decision|
|Basel Convention||1 article or paragraph|
|Offshore Protocol||1 article or paragraph|
|Abidjan Convention||1 article or paragraph|
|Jeddah Convention||1 document|
|United Nations Environment Assembly||1 decision|