Nigerians have been enjoined to make wise use of the wetlands resources so as to enjoy continuous yield and help the future generations meet their needs and aspirations. The Director, Technical Programmes, Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF), Dr. Joseph Onoja, who gave this charge in Nguru, Yobe State, recently, also said that this could only happen when people ensure that they engage in activities that are sustainable and friendly to their environment. According to Dr. Onoja, while addressing the gathering during the NCF Hadejia-Nguru Wetlands Conservation Project (NCF-HNWCP) celebration of the 2016 edition of the Annual World Wetlands Day, wetlands are among the world’s most productive environment and are very sensitive to pollution from indiscriminate dumping of refuse. “The wetlands’ productivity depends on the proper ecological functioning of wetlands, which is distorted by unsustainable and unfriendly anthropogenic environmental practices,” Onoja said. The Acting Chairman of Nguru Local Government Area, Alhaji Maina D. Chiroma, while commending the good efforts of the organizers of the event and the activities of the NCF-Hadejia-Nguru Conservation Project in the wetlands over the years, said that the people in Nguru were so grateful to NCF for choosing to host this year’s celebration in their area. “NCF’s activities…
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