Pilerne’s Saulem lake is Goa’s seventh notified wetland

Saulem lake at Pilerne in Bardez, with an area of 46,010 sqm, has been notified as Goa’s seventh wetland under the central government’s 2017 Wetlands (Conservation and Management) Rules. The lake has been declared a wetland for being critically significant for its ecosystem services and biodiversity values to the local communities.