Dive Team launches campaign to clean up Kuwait’s beaches
KUWAIT: Kuwait Dive team has launched a voluntary campaign to clean up the shores of the country from wastes with the participation of educational and civil institutions and support from government agencies.
This campaign aims to protect the marine environment, increase environmental awareness and encourage voluntary work, team leader Walid Al-Fadil said yesterday. He explained that the campaign also includes a large truck carrying special graphics to encourage children to clean the environment, adding that the truck would tour a number of Kuwaiti coastal areas, with the participation of school students, in order to increase environmental awareness among citizens and demonstrate the importance of preserving the environment.
He urged those who want to take part in the campaign to register their names online through the Dive Club’s website. He pointed out that the campaign also includes a program to release fish into the sea. The initiative is provided by the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research in an attractive educational manner to lure students and make them love the environment.