Photographer's Note

Hi dear friends,

The study area is Gheshm Island, which is the biggest, and the most important island in Persian Gulf with 124 km length and between 10-35 km width. This island located in south of IRAN in Persian Gulf. It lies between 26,50'-27 N latitude and 55,15'-56, 15’ E longitude, were surrounded by limestone mountains. The average rainfall in this island is around 230mm per year and the average temperature is 24oC .

The forest region of the Island is covered by Mangrove plants, which according to climatical zone belongs to semi-tropical region. Mangrove forest were scattered from HORMOZ Isthmus to coast OMAN sea. These plants are grown up in salty water and change it to sweet. This forest is environmentally protected plant.

Thanks for your attention

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Saeed Abbasi (saeedabbasi) (298)
  • Genre: Lugares
  • Medium: Cor
  • Date Taken: 2007-01-02
  • Categories: Natureza
  • Exposição: f/7.1, 1/2000 segundos
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  • Versão da Foto: Versão Original
  • Date Submitted: 2007-06-11 12:10
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