Press Release

Public Comments Invited Regarding Draft National Report on Implementation of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands.

January 25, 2008

The Ministry of the Environment invites comments from a broad spectrum of the public regarding the draft national report on the implementation of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands. Comments will be accepted from January 25 to February 23, 2008. Please note that all procedures related to this public comment will be conducted in Japanese, with all submissions to be sent in Japanese. An overview of comments received will be compiled and disclosed to the public.
Access to the draft: The draft (in Japanese) is posted on the web page of the Ministry of the Environment (
Submission period: January 25, 2008 - February 23, 2008
Location for submission of comments: Wildlife Division, Nature Conservation Bureau, Ministry of the Environment

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