Head of FRWO said: "Desert Ecotourism can play good role in development
of natural resources."
According to FRWO's website, Dr. Massoud Mansour, Deputy Minister
and Head of FRWO in the seventeenth session of the performance of the executive
plan of 2021 chaired by Massoud Mansour, held on Saturday at FRWO Headquarters
with the agenda of performance review of Natural Resources and Watershed
Management Department (NRWD) of Yazd province mentioned the use of new and renewable
energy such as solar energy and wind energy
as one of the basic strategies in supplying energy and reminded: "In a
province like Yazd, due to longer sunlight duration during summer, many sunny
days and seasonal winds, these conditions are favorable.
He pointed to the establishment of a station for measuring and
monitoring wind erosion and sand and dust storm with the participation of the
Research Institute for Dry and Desert Areas of Yazd University and said:
"This important measure to record wind erosion and data collected by these
programs which are largely to be utilized to inform wind erosion assessments
and management, is needed to be informed the public."