Qatar Natural History Group

People, Nature, Culture

WELCOME TO THE START OF OUR 40TH SEASON OF THE QNHG

We welcome members and non-members alike and do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors will open at 6:00 PM this month. This allows time to join us for light refreshments, pay your membership dues, and to peruse the QNHG library before the meeting begins at 7:00 PM and mingle with other members. As this is the first meeting of the membership year our Membership tables will be open at 6:00 PM.

Please read the separate message from the Chairwoman for details about membership registration and our light dinner offering for the first meeting.

October Talk: Using DNA Barcoding Method to Determine Identity of Animal Species in Qatar

Speaker: Dr Kuei-Chiu Chen,  Associate Professor of Biology, Department of Premedical Biology, Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar

Date & Time: WEDNESDAY, October 3 at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

June Talk: CORAL REEFS: Wonders at risk in the Qatar marine environment

Speaker: Radhouane Ben-Hamadou, Assistant Professor and Head, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, College of Arts and Science, Qatar University

Date & Time: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6 at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  Iftar at 6:30 followed by talk at 7:30

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

NOTE: As this month’s talk is during the month of Ramadan we will be offering Iftar to the attendees. Sunset is at 6:22 so the Iftar will be available at that time along with tea and water. As we have to order food it would be appreciated if you could send an rsvp to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to tell us if you plan on attending the meeting so we get an idea of numbers attending. To accommodate those who will break the fast at home we are starting our meeting at 7:30 this month.

We welcome members and non-members alike and do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors will open at 6:00 PM this month. There will be time to peruse the QNHG library before the meeting begins at 7:30 PM and mingle with other members. Our Rambles and Membership tables will also be open at 7:00.

May Talk: LIONS: Winners who lost everything

Speaker: Nobuyuki Yamaguchi, Associate Professor, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Qatar University

Date & Time: Wednesday, May 2sd 2018, 7:00 PM (Doors open at 6:30 PM)

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

April Talk: Between Sea and Desert: Murwab: 9th century Qatari village from the Early Abbasid period 

We welcome members and non-members alike and do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors open at 6:30 PM and we offer tea and biscuits and time to peruse the QNHG library before the meeting begins at 7:00 PM. Our Rambles and Membership tables will also be open shortly after 6:30. 
April  18, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at Doha English Speaking School click on the link for direction.
Speaker: Dr. Alexandrine Guérin, Curator of Archaeological galleries of National Museum

March Talk -2 : “Screening of the documentary “Toxic Puzzle.The Hunt for the Hidden Killer” and Q&A”

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