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Fisheries at Lake Assad, Syria

Alexander KoМ€lbing

Fisheries at Lake Assad, Syria

by Alexander KoМ€lbing

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Published by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit in Eschborn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[text, Alexander Kölbing, Kurt Seifert ; English text, Monica Fitzgerald, Joan Tazir, and M. Leong ; French text, Piveteau, C. Kaeuffer] = Pêche sur le lac Assad, Syrie / [texte, Alexander Kölbing, Kurt Seifert ; version anglais, Monica Fitzgerald, Joan Tazir, and M. Leong ; version française, Piveteau, C. Kaeuffer].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 85/3557 (S)
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2676118M
ISBN 10388085100X
LC Control Number85841352

In the east is the Syrian Desert and in the south is the Jabal al-Druze Range. The former is bisected by the Euphrates valley. A dam built in on the Euphrates created a reservoir named Lake Assad, the largest lake in Syria. The highest point in Syria is Mount Hermon (2, m (9, ft)) on the Lebanese border. Between the humid. LAKE ASSAD, SYRIA // A waterway corridor has become a key supply line in the advance on Raqqa, ISIL’s stronghold in Syria. Lake Assad, an enormous reservoir created by the dam at Tabqa is also.

LAKE ASSAD, Syria: As US-backed fighters advance on Daesh’s de facto Syrian stronghold Raqqa, a waterway “corridor” has become a key supply line, and an escape route for displaced civilians. Hafez al-Assad (Arabic: حافظ الأسد ‎ Ḥāfiẓ al-ʾAsad, Levantine Arabic: [ˈħaːfezˤ elˈʔasad], Modern Standard Arabic: [ħaːfɪðˤ al'ʔasad]; 6 October – 10 June ) was a Syrian politician who served as President of Syria from to He was also Prime Minister from to , as well as Regional Secretary of the Regional Command of the Syrian Regional.

  Trump's desertion of the Kurds led to the signing of a defense pact between the Kurds and President Assad of Syria. Now Syrian, Iranian and Russian military forces occupy northern Syria. Trump abandoned the Kurds thereby creating additional instability in the Middle East, and he enhanced Syrian and Russian status in the region. The Al-Assad family is an Alawite family from the Latakia region (specifically Qardaha), which has held political power in Syria since The family has produced two presidents: Hafez al-Assad, President of Syria –; Bashar al-Assad, current President of Syria and belligerent in the Syrian Civil War; Other family members include: Bassel al-Assad.


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Fisheries at Lake Assad, Syria by Alexander KoМ€lbing Download PDF EPUB FB2

Lake Assad (Arabic: بحيرة الأسد ‎, Buhayrat al-Assad) is a reservoir on the Euphrates in Raqqa Governorate, was created in when the Tabqa Dam was closed. Lake Assad is Syria's largest lake with a maximum capacity of cubic kilometres ( cu mi) and a maximum surface area of square kilometres ( sq mi).Location: Raqqa Governorate.

Fisheries at Lake Assad, Syria = Pêche sur le lac Assad, Syrie = Fischerei am Assad-See, Syrien. Publisher: Eschborn [West Germany]: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit, The main catches come from Lake Assad (1 t) and Lake Qattineh ( t).

The main obstacles, at present, are the lack of data on fish population, productivity, gears, etc. On Lake Assad, a serious problem is that the fish population consists primarily of small cyprinids, which are not used as food fishes.

Lake Assad (left), Tabqa Dam (centre), and Baath Dam (right). The photo was taken on STS, June North is in the upper left corner of the image. BAHRET ASSAD Ath Thawra Fish-Farm. At present a huge concrete dam 4 m wide, m thick at the base and 60 m high contains the waters of Lake Assad, 80 km long and with more than 12 million m 3 impounded, which in the very near future will be able to irrigate all the ha of agricultural land foreseen in the plan.

Lake Assad (Arabic: بحيرة الأسد‎, Buhayrat al-Assad) is a reservoir on the Euphrates in Ar-Raqqah Governorate, Syria. It was created in when the Tabqa Dam was closed. Lake Assad is Syria’s largest lake with a maximum capacity of cubic kilometres ( cu mi) and a maximum surface area of square kilometres ( sq mi).

During a Joint Syrian-German project investigated the feasibility of cage fish culture in the lake. Encouraging results obtained on an experimental scale ( kg/m 3) were behind the expansion in cage culture to the Syria book level of m 3, the majority of which ( percent) is located in Lake Assad in the province of.

The Tabqa dam is located on a spot where rocky outcrops on each side of the Euphrates Valley are less than 5 kilometres ( mi) apart. The dam is an earth-fill dam that is kilometres ( mi) long, 60 metres ( ft) high from the riverbed ( metres (1, ft) above sea-level), metres (1, ft) wide at its base and 19 metres (62 ft) at the top.

As stated previously, freshwater fishing takes place essentially in three artificial lakes, Assad, Rastan and Qattineh, the bulk being done in Lake Assad. At Lake Assad the prices paid to the fishermen vary from £S 3 to £S 9/kg of fish, according to species.

The average price is £S 5/kg. Inland fisheries also dates from ancient times but production was limited until the late 's.

With the implementation of lake Assad and other dams, creating large freshwater ares, production has greatly increased from t in to more than 2 t in (MEDRAP. FD/85/01). The main catches come from lake Assad and Qattinem.

The Syrian crisis should be resolved based on UN Security Council ResolutionTurkey said Friday. The final solution for Syria is to form a transitional government in line with Resolutionand “obviously the regime of Bashar Assad will not do this,” Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said.

When Syrian President Bashar al-Assad came to power upon his father's death inmany in- and outside Syria held high hopes that the popular young doctor would bring long-awaited reform, that he would be a new kind of Middle East leader Reviews: In fact, in when Syria began filling Lake Assad and water to Iraq was greatly reduced, the two countries almost went to war.

In addition, Turkey's use of Euphrates' waters for its Keban Dam assures that water levels in Lake Assad will remain low. It is also mentioned in the Islamic books. Orontes. Orontes originates from Labweh in Lebanon and flows through Syria and Turkey before emptying its waters into the Mediterranean Sea.

It covers a total distance of miles and drains a total area of 8, square miles. In Syria, the river expands into Lake of Homs through the city of Homs.

Lake Assad (Arabic: بحيرة الأسد‎, Buhayrat al-Assad) is a reservoir on theEuphrates in Ar-Raqqah Governorate, Syria. It was created in when theTabqa Dam was closed. Lake Assad is Syria’s largest lake with a maximum capacity of cubic kilometres ( cu mi) and a maximum surface area of square kilometres ( sq mi).

This article is about the river in Mesopotamia. For other uses, see Euphrates (disambiguation). Euphrates The Euphrates near Halabiye.

Syria's Lake Assad is the most important source of drinking water for the city of Aleppo, 75 kilometres (47 mi) to the west of the river valley.

The lake also supports a modest state-operated fishing industry. Through a newly restored power line, the Haditha Dam in Iraq provides electricity to Baghdad. Notes. Syria Before The Conflict Part Two, Castles & Monasteries Aug by Wilbur's Travels in Middle East, Syria, Uncategorized 7 Comments Aleppo had proved to be a superb host city, but this did not stop us from going on a couple of full on day trips by private taxi.

The book relies much on accounts from Manaf Tlass, the former Syria Army brigadier-general and life-long friend of Syrian President Bashar Assad, who defected from the regime and fled to Paris. Tlass’s father, Mustafa, a former minister of defence, and brother Firas, a business tycoon, also left the country as the Syrian government.

The lake in northern Syria was completed in under the rule of Hafez al-Assad, father of current President Bashar al-Assad. Qal'at Ja'batl, an. US President Donald Trump personally wrote to his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad about the case of journalist Austin Tice, who has been missing sinceSecretary of State Mike Pompeo says.

The water level in the Euphrates Lake (formerly known as Al-Assad Lake) has dropped significantly. It is the largest man-made lake in Syria at 85km long; until recently it held more than Visible above the center of this image is Lake Assad, a reservoir on the Euphrates River in Ar-Raqqah Governorate, Syria.

It was created in by the Tabqa Dam. Lake Assad is Syria’s largest lake with a maximum capacity of cubic kilometres ( cu mi) and a maximum surface area of square kilometres ( sq mi).