Skoura

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Skoura

سكورة
Town
Morocco, Souss-Massa-Draa Region, Ouarzazate Province, Skoura (9).JPG
Country Morocco
RegionDrâa-Tafilalet
ProvinceOuarzazate Province
Population
 (2004)
 • Total2,808
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (WEST)

Skoura (Arabic: سكورة‎) is a town in Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Morocco. According to the 2004 census it had a population of 2,808.[1] Skoura is a fertile oasis lined with immense palm groves. The Kasbah Amerhidil is part of Skoura palm grove alongside more.

Skoura is also the name of a Geological Basin.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on 2012-09-18.
  2. ^ Marinheiro, J., Mateus, O., Alaoui, A., Amani, F., Nami, M., & Ribeiro, C. (2014). New Quaternary fossil sites from the Middle Atlas of Morocco. Comunicações Geológicas, 101(Especial I), 485-488.

Coordinates: 31°03′38″N 6°33′20″W / 31.06056°N 6.55556°W / 31.06056; -6.55556