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Overview of concepts on wetlands and the classification system of wetlands in Canada.
RAMSAR Convention on wetlands
Convention on wetlands of international importance, especially as waterfowl habitat.
Wetlands International is the world's leading non-profit organisation concerned with the conservation of wetlands and wetland species. It comprises a global network of governmental and non-governmental experts working on wetlands. Activities are undertaken in more than 120 countries worldwide.
Society of Wetlands Scientists
The Society of Wetland Scientists is a non-profit organization devoted to fostering innovative and high quality wetland research and to bringing sound science to wetland management, policy and conservation.
Ducks Unlimited Canada
Ducks Unlimited Canada's mission is to conserve wetlands and associated habitats for the benefit of North America's waterfowl, which in turn provide healthy environments for wildlife and people.
Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques du Québec
In French. In the Quebec province, wetlands are under the jurisdiction of MDDELCC. This site provides links to documents on environmental clearance and a plan for wetland conservation in Quebec.
Guide des milieux humides de Nature Québec
This guide provides detailed descriptions of 77 wetlands troughout Quebec. (In French).