Write a report (minimum 350 words or two A4 pages) about the Hydrology around Falaj Daris.(In Oman)
By reading your report, one should be able to answer the below questions:
- Is the protection zone referred by UNESCO, correct from hydrological point of view? How to define the best protection zone for the falaj?
- Is the effluent flowing in the catchment of Falaj Daris? What is the distance between the effluent and Umm Al Falaj?
- What do you (the author) suggest to protect the falaj subsurface part?
Rubric for grading
This practical weight 20 pts.
- 3 pts for a map describing the topography in colors
- 3 pts for the discussion of the falaj protection zone
- 5 pts for a map showing the basin of Nizwa and all natural channels
- 5 pts for a map showing the falaj route, Shareaa, the effluent pipe and the sub-catchment (Shareaa watershed)
- 4 pts for the description of the hydrology and environmental challenges of falaj Daris