Nature’s Resilience: Life in the Sand

Embark on a thrilling journey beneath the UAE's deserts, uncovering the hidden marvels of life thriving in the sands!

ABOUT THE ACTIVITY

Embark on a fascinating journey beneath the surface of the UAE's expansive deserts to unveil the hidden marvels of life thriving within the sands.

In this session, we'll delve into the remarkable adaptations of desert dwellers, from the elusive Arabian sand skink to the ingenious behaviors of ants and beetles evading the scorching heat. Discover the secrets of survival in one of the world's harshest environments.

But that's not all! We'll also explore the intricate relationship between desert biodiversity and climate dynamics!

Don't miss this opportunity to gain insight into the wonders of desert life and its connection to our changing climate.

ABOUT THE SERIES

This session is also part of a 10-session series, where you will explore the rich tapestry of life unique to the UAE, from the expansive desert sands to the hidden oases, freshwater habitats, and coastal regions, while understanding the intricate link between biodiversity and climate change!

Through expert-led discussions, you'll gain a deep understanding of the importance of biodiversity conservation, sustainable stewardship practices, and their role in mitigating climate change and preserving the UAE's natural heritage.

By attending a total of 7 sessions, you will receive a certificate of completion, recognizing your commitment to environmental education and conservation efforts in the region!

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

This session will be led by: Dr. Andrew Gardner FLS - Associate Director of Biodiversity Conservation, Emirates Nature–WWF

Dr. Andrew is a zoologist and ecologist with a life-long passion for conserving wild places and the species with which we share our planet.

PARTICIPANTS UNDER THE AGE OF 18

If you are under the age of 18 and wish to join our series please register through this form!

WHERE WILL THIS SESSION TAKE PLACE?

It will be held Online on Zoom

PLEASE NOTE: Kindly use the same email as your Leaders of Change email registration when attending the session to ensure you receive credit for your participation hours and certificates!

QUESTIONS?

For more information, please email us at [email protected] or WhatsApp us at +971585323400.

Location
Online
Date & Time
Tuesday, 23 July 2024 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
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