Otters

WHS where otters can be found in the wild.

Connected Sites

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Ahwar of Southern Iraq Smooth-coated Otter
Atlantic Forest South-East La Plata otter
Belovezhskaya Pushcha / Bialowieza Forest
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Congo clawless otter (UNEP-WCMC)
Canaima National Park Giant Otter
Central Amazon Conservation Complex
Central Sikhote-Alin Eurasian otter
Central Suriname Nature Reserve
Cerrado Protected Areas river otter
Chitwan National Park smooth-coated otter Lutrogale perspicillata (UNEP-WCMC)
Curonian Spit River Otter (nom file)
Danube Delta
Derwent Valley Mills In the River Derwent
Donana National Park
Dong Phayayen Smooth-coated Otter
Durmitor National Park Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra) (UNEP-WCMC)
Everglades River Otters - wiki
Garamba National Park two species of otter
Glacier parks River otter, sea otter
Golden Mountains of Altai Eurasian otter
Göreme NP European otter
Ichkeul National Park Eurasian otter
Iguacu
Iguazu National Park giant otter Pteronura brasiliensis (EN), La Plata otter Lutra platensis, neotropical otter lontra longicaudis (UNEP-WCMC)
Ironbridge Gorge a swiftly flowing river in which salmon, otter and kingfishers are thriving once again (sse link)
Kaziranga National Park
Keoladeo National Park smooth-coated otter
Lake Baikal Eurasian otter
Laponian Area
Lopé-Okanda spotted-necked otter (UNEP-WCMC)
Machu Picchu long-tailed otter (UNEP-WCMC)
Manu National Park
Meteora Eurasian otter
Mount Nimba African clawless otter
New Lanark The WHS boundary includes a section of the River Clyde up to the weir
Noel Kempff Mercado National Park Giant otter
Olympic National Park River Otter - Nomination File
Pantanal Giant Otter
Phong Nha - Ke Bang smooth-coated otter
Pirin National Park
Plitvice Lakes European otter (UNEP-WCMC)
Putorana Plateau Eurasian otter
Pyrénées - Mont Perdu Ordesa
Redwood river otter (Lutra canadensis) - AB Document
Sangay National Park Giant Otter
Sinharaja Forest Eurasian otter
Srebarna Nature Reserve
Sundarbans National Park Indian otter
Tajik National Park
The Sundarbans Indian otter
Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Smooth-coated Otter - nomination file
Tikal National Park
Tropical Rainforest Sumatra smooth-coated otter (UNEP-WCMC)
Ujung Kulon National Park Eurasian otter, Asian small-clawed otter
Uvs Nuur Basin common otter (UNEP-WCMC)
Virgin Komi Forests
Volcanoes of Kamchatka
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park
West Norwegian Fjords
Western Caucasus Caucasian otter
Western Ghats Mukurthi NP (wiki)

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