Spillover of Kani Barazan Wetland after 10 years

IRNA – Head of Mahabad Department of Environment said on Sunday that sufficient rainfalls in the current spring season led to spillover of Kani Barazan Wetland after 10 years.

Speaking to IRNA on Sunday, Farough Sokhanvar said that 16m cm capacity of the wetland is now full and its spillover water is now heading to Dash Khaneh, Faravan and Gerrus.

Kani Barazan Wetland is an International mineral wetland with an area of 907 hectares which is regarded as Iranian bird watching site.

He added that by launching the online monitoring station in the wetland, the elements of the water depth, oxygen content, temperature, pressure and humidity of the wetland are monitored and transmitted online to the Iranian wetlands office.