To assess the current status of Ghana’s coastal Ramsar sites, nearly 30 decades after their designation, in order to determine their ecological health and continued qualification under the Ramsar criteria for designated sites. Key activities of the project included: Satellite imageries on the land use and land cover changes for all 5 Ramsar sites over a three-decade period obtained, field visits to collect data on water quality, macro-invertebrate community, fish and fisheries assessment, waterbird species and population.
Funding partners: CCARS
Starting Date: 2020
Ending Date: 2021
Location: Keta, Songor, Sakumo, Densu, Muni-Pomadze ramsar sites