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Saloum Delta, World Heritage News

Senegal’s Saloum Delta inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List

Senegal’s Saloum Delta inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List

Friday, June 24, 2011 The World Heritage Committee has inscribed Saloum Delta (Senegal) and its vestiges of more than two millennia of human occupation on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. Fishing and shellfish gathering have sustained human life in the 5,000 km2 property, which is formed by the arms of three rivers. The site comprises brackish […]

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