Monthly Archives: November 2013

Artificial Pond in Ehden

The Green Project will be building an artificial pond in Ehden with the aim to harvest rainwater. The pond will be able to accommodate 24,000 cubic meters of water which will be mostly used for irrigation purposes and fighting fires.

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Mapping the nation’s ‘fascinating mosaic’ of flora

An online database of local plants of Lebanon was launched this week under the name of Lebanon Flora. Funded by UNESCO the website includes high resolution photos and extensive taxonomic information about Lebanon’s flower species.

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