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2017 Environment Day of the Region April 24, 2017. Join the Competition for drawing, essay and video film | Meeting of the Regional Task Force on Climate Change Dimensions in ROPME Sea Area | 10-12 April 2017. Kuwait

Marine Biodiversity of the ROPME Sea Area

Biodiversity of the ROPME Sea Area (RSA) consists of a number of different individual species of organisms living in a variety of marine ecosystems. They are ecological, economical and socio-cultural importance, and also conservational importance when they become in threatened levels.  The RSA provides the largest inhabitable space for a variety of fauna and flora. They live in habitat ranging from exposed beaches to the open sea environment which includes the benthic deep and shallow subtidal habitats, intertidal habitats; rocky, sandy and muddy shores; pelagic, mesopelagic and demersal habitats.  The important group of biodiversity of RSA and the conservation management efforts taken to preserve certain biotic resources are briefed in the modules.





2017 Environment Day of the Region April 24, 2017. Join the Competition for drawing, essay and video film





Meeting of the Regional Task Force on Climate Change Dimensions in ROPME Sea Area | 10-12 April 2017. Kuwait





First Meeting of the ROPME-EBM Working Group on the Development of the Regional EBM Strategy, Tokyo, Japan. 15-16 October 2016





Scientific Committee Meeting on Monitoring and Assessment of Sand and Dust Storms in ROPME Sea Area (26-28 September 2016)

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