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The Ahwar of Southern Iraq: Refuge of Biodiversity and the Relict Landscape of the Mesopotamian Cities

Multiple Locations (7)
ID Name & Location State Party Coordinates Property Buffer Zone
1481-001 The Iraqi side of Huwaizah Marshes Iraq N31 33 44
E47 39 28
48,131 ha 42,561 ha
1481-002 The Central Marshes Iraq N31 5 7
E47 03 15
62,435 ha 83,958 ha
1481-003 The East Hammar Marshes Iraq N30 44 21
E47 26 19
20,342 ha 12,721 ha
1481-004 The West Hammar Marshes Iraq N30 50 30
E46 41 03
79,991 ha 68,403 ha
1481-005 Uruk Archaeological City Iraq N31 19 27
E45 38 14
541 ha 292 ha
1481-006 Ur Archaeological City Iraq N30 57 47
E46 6 11
71 ha 317 ha
1481-007 Tell Eridu Archaeological Site Iraq N30 49 1
E45 59 45
33 ha 1,069 ha

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