Wetlands Dangers: Stop dumping of refuse

Minister of State for the Environment, Mrs Sharon Ikeazo, has called for stakeholders’ action on the preservation of Nigeria’s wetlands.

Ikeazo made the call on Monday in Bonny, Rivers State, during the celebration of the 2020 edition of the World Wetland Day.Image result for Wetlands"

Represented by Mr Tiamiyu Oladele, Director Forestry, the minister said that wetlands played host to plants and animals that relied on one another for sustenance within the ecosystem.

She said that companies, donor agencies and corporate individuals owed the country a duty to ensure the survival of Nigeria’s wetlands.

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