NNA – Caretaker Minister of Environment Nasser Yassin inaugurated the season of visiting the Palm Islands Nature Reserve, Which incorporates three uninhabited islands: Al-Nakhl Island, Sanni Island and Ramkin Island, which is located 5.5 km northwest of Tripoli and Al-Mina and has an space of about 417 hectares.
After a tour of the islands with the Chairman of the Reserve Committee, Amer Haddad, the Minister of Environment Recognized that “this reserve constitutes Definitely one of many few remaining habitats for the breeding of the worldwidely threatened loggerhead and inexperienced turtle, and a resting place for Pretty A pair of migratory birds, Collectively with being rich in coastal Flowers.”
He added: “On the regional and worldwide diploma, the reserve has been declared a moist space in accordance with the Ramsar Convention. It has additionally been declared a particular reserve of Mediterranean significance, and has been categorized by the World Council of Birds as An important space for birds.”
تابعوا أخبار الوكالة الوطنية للاعلام عبر أثير إذاعة لبنان على الموجات 98.5 و98.1 و96.2 FM