With the presence of Head of FRWO, a joint meeting between the Provincial Director Generals of Natural Resources and Watershed Management Departments (NRWDs) and Nomads Affairs Organization (NAO) was held to organize the migration of mobile pastoralists.

According to FRWO’s website, Dr. Massoud Mansour, Head of FRWO in a video conference with the Provincial Director Generals (DGs) of Natural Resources and Watershed Management Departments (NRWDs) and NAO’s Departments to organize the migration of mobile pastoralists held at FRWO Headquarters on Wednesday, emphasized the coordination of DGs of Departments of two organization in provinces with the Governorates in order to strictly implement the migration calendar and control grazing licenses.

Dr. Mansour also announced that the FRWO’s Forest Guard will control any grazing time and period in accordance with the notification instructions.

In addition to Staff Managers, Director Generals (DGs) of Natural Resources and Watershed Management Departments (NRWDs) and NAO’s Departments in provinces of Isfahan, Ilam, Bushehr, Chaharmahal & Bakhtiari, Khuzestan, Fars, Kermanshah, Kohgiluyeh & Boyer-Ahmad, Lorestan and Hamedan provinces were present at this meeting.

It is worth mentioning that “Early grazing on spring and summer rangelands” is among the factors leading to degradation of rangeland resources, so that they destroy the vegetation cover of the rangelands and expose the areas of natural resources to desertification.