Environmental and biological diversity project team to Socatra island [Archives:2004/725/Local News]

April 1 2004

Eng. Abdulrahman Al-Eryane, Director of the National Program to Protect and Develop Socatra Archipelago, heads the team on the biological diversity and protection of environment project that set off on 29 March 2004,for field visits to a number of islands, which will last eight days. The visit is part of the annual plan of the project implemented in cooperation with the local authority, to study whether any changes have taken place at previously studied environment locations, in order to establish coastal guards and to study the possibility of establishing an ice factory on Abdo Al-Kory Island.