List of Ramsar wetlands of Thailand

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The List of Ramsar wetlands of Thailand comprises Thai wetlands deemed to be of "international importance" under the Ramsar Convention. For a full list of all Ramsar Sites worldwide, see the Ramsar list of wetlands of international importance.

According to WWF, wetlands are one of the most threatened of all ecosystems, because of progressive loss of vegetation, salinization, excessive inundation, water pollution, invasive species, excessive development and road building.

Name[1] Ramsar ID Provinces Area (km²) Designated Image
Kuan Ki Sian of the Thale Noi Non-hunting Area Wetlands 948 Songkhla 4.94 May 1998
Bueng Khong Long Non-hunting Area 1098 Nong Khai 22.14 July 5 2001
Don Hoi Lot 1099 Samut Songkhram 875 July 5 2001 Don Hoi Lot submerged trees.jpg
Krabi River Estuary 1100 Krabi 212.9914 July 5 2001
Nong Bong Kai Non-hunting Area 1101 Chiang Rai 4.34 July 5 2001
Princess Sirindhorn Wildlife Sanctuary
(Pru To Daeng Wildlife Sanctuary)
1102 Narathiwat 201 July 5 2001
Hat Chao Mai Marine National Park -
Ko Libong Non-Hunting Area -
Trang River Estuaries
1182 Trang 663.13 August 14 2002
Kaper Estuary -
Laem Son National Park -
Kraburi Estuary
1183 Ranong 1220.46 August 14 2002
Mu Ko Ang Thong Marine National Park 1184 Surat Thani 102 August 14 2002
Phang Nga Bay Marine National Park 1185 Phang Nga 400 August 14 2002
Ko Kra Archipelago 2152 Nakhon Si Thammarat 3.74 August 12 2013
Ko Ra-Ko Phra Thong Archipelago 2153 Phang Nga 196.48 August 12 2013
Khao Sam Roi Yot Wetlands - Prachuap Khiri Khan 18 nominated
Bueng Kut Ting - Nong Khai nominated [1]
Mekong River - Chiang Rai nominated Mekong River (Luang Prabang).jpg
Pai River Basin - Mae Hong Son nominated
Salween River Basin - Mae Hong Son, Tak nominated
Upper Nan River Basin - Nan nominated
Khlong Chompu Basin - Phitsanulok nominated
Bung Boraphet - Nakhon Sawan nominated
Mekong River - Loei nominated
Lower Songkram River Basin - Nong Khai, Sakon Nakhon, Nakhon Phanom, nominated
Lower Mun River Basin and Mekong River - Ubon Ratchathani nominated
Inner Gulf of Thailand - Chonburi, Chachoengsao, Samut Prakan,
Samut Sakhon, Samut Songkhram and Phetchaburi
Hin Krud Koh Ram Ra to Ban Klang Ao - Prachuap Khiri Khan nominated
Chumphon Coast and Wetland - Chumphon nominated
Ao Ban Don - Surat Thani nominated
Pak Phanang Coast and Talumphuk Cape - Nakhon Si Thammarat nominated
Ao Pattani - Pattani nominated
Songkhla Lake and Coast (Sathing Phra Peninsula) - Songkhla and Phatthalung nominated Songkhla Lake (747291297).jpg
Hat Thai Mueang and Northwestern Coast of Phuket (Tha Chat Chai) - Phang Nga and Phuket nominated
Trat Mangrove forest - Trat nominated

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  1. ^ "Ramsar List" (PDF). Retrieved 31 March 2013.