Thorough stakeholder identification, analyses and involvement need to be embraced
Cross-border and landscape approaches of management would ensure a holistic effort of management
Indigenous knowledge is a key input for integration with the technical (science) bit
Huge data and information gaps exist in most institutions (custodians of the resources), mostly government
Data availability, sharing and utilisation protocols need to be adopted/ enhanced
Historial data trends need to form a strong basis for investigating the desired wetland indicators
Various data sources need to be put together, compared and analysed to complementarity and gap-filling purposes
Crowd-sourcing would be the best way to go in validating remotely-acquired landuse/ wetland data and information. Subsequent user-experience surveys would enhance the processes....