Dwer Shekh Sa'ad
The environmental center in Dwer Shekh Sa'ad , in Tartus, was established on 14 of September 2004. it is considered as a civilized and educational shining center. It is the first of its kind in Syria and in the Middle East Region.
The environmental center in Tartus was established in a wonderful place , Dwer Shekh Sa'ad. It is a nice place , in the mountain and overlooks on the sea and the valley. It is Away of the residential groups. It is surrounded by trees of citrus fruits and olives.
The environmental gardens in the center contain various kinds :
- trees of the acicular leaves : pine – cedar – fir .
- trees of ( fallen leaves ) : platan – prunus – mulberry
- trees of lasting green : wattle – Eucalyptus
- forest and mountain trees : laurel – carob – oak .
- Mediterranean trees : olives and citrus .
- Wet garden : medical plants and pond : rosemary - elodea .
- Desert garden : palm - cactus .
Donkey - Sheep – birds – rabbits – chickens – turtle – pigeon – hamster.
Aim of Club
1- continuous preparing and training the supervisors on the environmental clubs in schools of Syria.
2- Carrying out central workshops and local training courses for the teachers of biology and the educational directors and Agronomists in the rural department in the ministry of education.
- official institutes
- schools , pupils and students
- local societies
- special kindergartens
1- carrying out the experience of ants and earthworm
2- planting the seeds of some decorated plants.
3- Feeding and caring animals
4- Presenting the environmental songs.
5- Setting up exhibition for the drawings of the members of the club ( nature and animals )
6- Watching the emigrated birds .
7- Cleaning the center and the place of animals continuously
8- Know the plants and the animals of the pond . exploring it by the microscope and the available tools.
9- Planting vegetables in winter and summer within beds.
10- Cleaning the riverbanks of Al-Ghamqah.
11- Contribution in free campaign to clean the Syrian shore.
12- Preparing environmental show .
13- The members of the club had meetings in the Satellite Syrian channel , Aljazeerah kids channel , Teshreen newspaper , Syrian broadcast. They showed some environmental activities.
14- Presenting, weekly , a story which had happened with one member and some animals or environment.
15- Contribution in developing and enforcing the environmental cooperation among the kids of Syria and the kids of Dubai ( planting Iris flowers )
16- The club members made parties to the gardens , sea , river, and the camp of pioneers.
17- Celebrating the World Animal Day.
18- Celebrating the Tree Day , by planting 56 trees of gall oak.
Director of Environmental center in Tartus
Agronomist . Salam Lazkani