Jubho Lagoon

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Jubho Lagoon

  • Country: 
    Pakistan
  • Site number: 
    1067
  • Area: 
    706 ha
  • Designation date: 
    10-05-2001
  • Coordinates: 
    24°20'N 68°40'E
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Overview

Jubho Lagoon. 10/05/01; Sindh; 706 ha; 24°20'N 068°40'E. A large shallow brackish lagoon with associated mudflats and marshes, important for wintering waterbirds (particularly Greater and Lesser Flamingos and Dalmatian Pelicans) and for commercial fisheries. The site is privately owned by local inhabitants, who practice fishing and livestock grazing. WWF launched a wetland visitors' centre on World Wetlands Day 1999. Ramsar site no. 1067. Most recent RIS information: 2001.

Administrative region: 
Sindh Province

  • National legal designation: 
    • none
  • Last publication date: 
    10-05-2001

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