Designated and Proposed Ramsar sites in Wales

 

Details of new Ramsar sites for designation are submitted to the Ramsar Secretariat on Ramsar Information Sheets (RIS), in accordance with the Explanatory notes and guidelines for completing the Information Sheet on Ramsar Wetlands. The hyperlinks within each Ramsar site code in the table below link to a PDF file (size < 170kb) of the relevant RIS, as submitted to the Ramsar Secretariat. RIS are not available for proposed sites.
 
The RIS were updated during 2004, and revised data was submitted ahead of the 9th Ramsar Conference of Parties (CoP) held in November 2005. 
 
Ramsar sites 29 November 2011
Name New
Site Code
Old
Site Code
Country &
Territories
Area (ha)    Latitude       Longitude   Status
Burry Inlet UK14001 7UK054 Wales 6627.99 51 38 55 N 04 10 37 W Designated
Cors Caron UK14003 7UK057 Wales 865.56 52 15 35 N 03 55 00 W Designated
Cors Fochno and Dyfi UK14004 7UK001 Wales 2492.24 52 32 21 N 03 59 52 W Designated
Corsydd Môn a Llyn/ Anglesey and Llyn Fens UK14005 7UK117 Wales 624.9 53 18 45 N 04 17 44 W Designated
Crymlyn Bog UK14006 7UK064 Wales 264.18 51 38 08 N 03 53 16 W Designated
Llyn Idwal UK14007 7UK047 Wales 13.51 53 06 55 N 04 01 29 W Designated
Llyn Tegid UK14008 7UK048 Wales 478.08 52 53 04 N 03 37 28 W Designated
Midland Meres and Mosses Phase 2 UK11080 7UK108 England/Wales 1588.24 52 55 20 N 02 45 43 W Designated
Severn Estuary UK11081 7UK088 England/Wales 24662.98 51 13 29 N 03 02 57 W Designated
The Dee Estuary

UK11082

7UK020 England/Wales 14302.02 053 18 08 N 03 12 56 W Designated
 
 
Many designated sites are on private land: the listing of a site in these pages does not imply any right of public access.
 

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