1 Like

Chabrouh water barrier - Lebanon
Lebanon

Lebanon is a land of water, this is also why the country position is geopolitically so complex.

As it is also a land of loss, the country is loosing milliards of cubic meter of water every year. The ministry of energy & water has a plan to build 27 water barrier over the country; so far this is the first one in the project.

Copyright: Melkan bassil
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Hochgeladen: 19/06/2010
Aktualisiert: 18/09/2014
Angesehen:

...


Tags: water; lebanon; middle east; syria; israel; chabrouh; barrage; barrier
comments powered by Disqus

Melkan Bassil
Skiing in Lebanon
Melkan Bassil
Kfardebian Mzaar
Melkan Bassil
Mebaaj Grotto Cave Kesserouan Lebanon
Henk Keijzer
Conference Center and Hotel Bethania, Harissa, Lebanon
Henk Keijzer
The Lady of Lebanon, Harissa, Lebanon
mohammed aladden
lebanon lady -harissa
harissa-libanon-hdr
harissa-hdr-sunset
Henk Keijzer
Crusader's fortress in Byblos, Lebanon
Henk Keijzer
Ruins and excavations of the 8000 year old city of Byblos, Lebanon
Melkan Bassil
Jeita Grotto
Karim Saad
Byblos Port
G.B.
Devil's Town (Đavolja Varoš) - inside
Matt Nolan
Outcrop learning on McCall Glacier
Hrvoje Mikolčević
Jankovac
dieter kik
Festival du Potiron Roudouallec Morbihan
Mario Carvajal
Parque Nacional Natural Los Flamencos
G.B.
Devil's Town (Đavolja Varoš)
dieter kik
Manif place de la Resistance Quimper
dieter kik
manif place de la Resistance 20101016 Quimper
kmnet
horseshoe North temple grotto
Mario Carvajal
Parque Nacional Natural Los Flamencos
Jeff Scholl
Above Whitefish Lake, Montana in the summer
Jonas Nosalis
THE SAIDĖ STREAM
Melkan Bassil
Kfardebian Mzaar
Melkan Bassil
Jeita Grotto
Melkan Bassil
Chabrouh water barrier - Lebanon
Melkan Bassil
Cavedebaal 6000
Melkan Bassil
Suzhou 360 4
Melkan Bassil
Anjar Ummayade Palace Lebanon
Melkan Bassil
Kuwait Rooftop Swimming Pool
Melkan Bassil
Trouts Mountain Lake Lebanon Tourism
Melkan Bassil
Domainedebaal6000
Melkan Bassil
Zayed Mosque - Abu Dhabi
Melkan Bassil
Ablution Room - Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi
Melkan Bassil
Deir An Natoura - A monastery by the sea
More About Middle East

Modern civilization began right here in the Tigris-Euphrates river valley. Also known as the Fertile Crescent or Mesopotamia, this is the place where, six thousand years ago, agriculture, writing and mathematics were brought into widespread use.The term "Middle East" comes from the British navy, which used it to describe the countries on the trade route from Europe to India and China. Everything from Afghanistan to Morocco may possibly be classified as "middle eastern", depending on whom you ask -- and when.Only a partial list of past Empires in the middle eastern territory includes Sumeria, Babylonia, Persia, the Ottoman Empire and the Roman Empire!When northern Europe was still lurking about in slimy cold stone castles playing chess, the Middle East was enjoying the flowers of poetry, luxurious craftsmanship, music and literature. In fact, the Renaissance in Europe was partly inspired by stories brought back from the middle east by travelers along the trade route.Strategic location, religious history and the world's largest supply of crude oil have kept the Middle East at the center of world activity for centuries. The saga continues.Text by Steve Smith.