اKISR organized a workshop entitled “Intertidal Macrofauna Biodiversity in Kuwait”. The workshop was organized in collaboration with the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC), and with the support of Al Boom Marine. The workshop aimed to highlight various biological richness of macrofauna at the coastline of Kuwait.  It also aimed to show the importance of the intertidal area, and islands’ nature and highlight their positive effect on the environment.

At the sidelines of the workshop, an exhibition was held to display scientific posters, and living marine creatures. In addition, students participated in various educational activities that support the environment.

This workshop is the first national event related to marine biological diversity at the intertidal areas at the coastline of Kuwait. Scientific researchers specialized in various environmental, zoological, and marine creatures fields participated in this workshop.