Environmental experts expected at Al Ain conference

Hosted by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority, the forum will trace the beginnings of oasis life in north west Arabia and early water management techniques.

The National staff

Historic environment experts from eight countries across the Middle East, Canada and Europe are gathering in Al Ain for a three-day conference which will probe the role of water in the life of Arabia.

Hosted by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority, the forum will trace the beginnings of oasis life in north west Arabia and early water management techniques. The conference is open to the public and will be held at the Qattara Art Centre from December 14 to 16.

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Published: December 15, 2014 04:00 AM

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