The publication "Inventory of Albanian wetlands"is based on the results of two year project (2001-2002) conducted by the Environmental Center for Administration and Technology (ECAT Tirana) and the Greek Biotope/Wetland Center (EKBY) with the participation of Albanian and Greek scientists and the continuing support of the Albanian Ministry of Environment. The project was founded by the Hellenic Ministry for Environment, Physical Planning and Public Works, within the framework of implementation of Bilateral Development Aid Programme as regards the environment and in accordance with the criteria of the OECD Development Aid Committee (DAC/OECD)