Three sites were inventoried applying the MedWet Inventory method
and using remote sensing and Geographical Information Systems (GIS).
wetland sites were selected based on specific criteria (data
availability, necessity for conservation and management, designation
and legislation status, wetland type and size, geographical
Butrinti. Significant wetland site in
the Mediterranean holding a wide variety of habitats and species.
the Habitat map
lakes. Unique wetland complex
site, composed of 85 individual lakes. Subject to severe
interventions and damages in the past decades.
Prespa lake. Important transboundary
wetland ecosystem, best known for hosting the largest breeding
colony of the Dalmatian pelican in the world.