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Element Al Aflaj, traditional irrigation network system in the UAE, oral traditions, knowledge and skills of construction, maintenance and equitable water distribution (United Arab Emirates)
Inscribed in 2020 (15.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title EN: 'Al Qattara' Falaj is one of the many famous Falajs of Al Ain city. It stemps from Al Buraimi in Oman and reaches Al Ain within the underground channels with a length of 8 kilometres. Modern channels are covered with cement to reduce evaporation, avaid friction and enhance water flowing.