US delegation visits schools in Al Amerat

AL AMEERAT: A US delegation, currently visiting the Sultanate, on Sunday, paid a visit to the schools of Shifa bint Awaf al Sabahiyah and Said bin Nasser al Kindi in the Wilayat of Al Amerat.
The visit aims to identify the activities and events carried out by the two schools in the Global Environment Program.
The delegation included Dr Tony Murphy, US GLOBE Implementation Office Director and David O’Friere, GLOBE Director of Technology.
The delegation was briefed on the activities and events implemented in the programme.
The delegation also met with supervising teachers and students.
It also learned about practical experiments in implementing the programme protocols, which aims to collect measurements of soil, water, air and vegetation, as well as research and scientific studies conducted by students at different locations. The delegation made a field visit to Falaj Al Haajir to learn how to take samples for water analysis. — ONA