The convention entered into force in New Zealand on 13 December 1976.
New Zealand currently has 6 sites designated as Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar Sites), with a surface area of 56,639 hectares.
View the Sites in the Ramsar Sites Information Service
View an annotated summary of the Sites
View statistics on the Sites
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