Meet discusses interactive atlas, bird database
A meeting held on Monday discussed two important environmental projects - establishment of Oman Interactive Atlas, and Oman Bird Database.
The first coordination meeting of a number of government agencies was held at the headquarters of the National Field Research Centre for Conservation of Environment at the Royal Court, chaired by Dr Saif bin Rashid al Shaqsi, executive director of the centre.
A scientific working paper was presented from Sultan Qaboos University by Dr Yasin al Sharabi, director of the Environmental Studies and Research Centre for Oman Interactive Environmental Atlas. The meeting also discussed the project of establishing bird database.