Qatar Natural History Group

People, Nature, Culture

January Talk: Al Karaana Lagoons: reclamation, rehabilitation & wildlife enhancement

Happy New Year ! We hope you will join us for our first talk of 2019. We’re honored to have Thomas Clouet, as our speaker. He is a project manager for SUEZ, one of the world’s leading environmental services companies, and he will tell us about the work they’re doing on Al Karaana Lagoons.

We welcome members and non-members alike and we 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.

Speaker: Thomas Clouet, Technical Interface Manager – Project Manager for SUEZ, group specialized in water & waste services.

Date & Time: WEDNESDAY, January  9th at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

December Talk: Explore Coral Reefs & Discover Diving

We welcome members and non-members alike and do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors will open at 6:30 PM,  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.

Speaker: Khaled Zaki: Diving consultant / Master Instructor, Qatar Marine

Date & Time: WEDNESDAY, December  5 at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

November Talk: Run Around Qatar: A Unique Journey Through Qatar’s Natural Beauty

We welcome members and non-members alike and do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors will open at 6:30 PM,  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.

Speaker: Pierre Daniel, Brand & Marketing Lead at Aspire Zone Foundation

Date & Time: WEDNESDAY, November  7 at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

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.

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