Q. “Montreux Record” is often seen in news, is related to which of the following?

[A] Mangroves

[B] Coral Reefs

[C] Wetlands

[D] Estuaries

Answer: C

Montreux Record is the principal tool under the Ramsar Convention, is a register of wetland sites on the List of Wetlands of International Importance. 

  • It highlights those sites where adverse changes in ecological character have occurred, are occurring, or are likely to occur as a result of technological developments, pollution or other human interference and which are therefore in need of priority conservation attention.  
  • It is maintained as part of the Ramsar List. 

Source: Ramsar Convention