The marshes of Chaibayish
The marshes of Chaibayish: Chaibayish is a district in Dhi Qar governorate, located east of Nasiriyah, northwest of Basra governorate. Chaibayish center is located on the Hammar Marshes near the Euphrates River. Al-Chaibayish plural the word Chibayish, which is an artificial island that swims on the water surface of the marsh. It was carefully prepared and made of layers of silt, reeds and sedge that were made stacking them on top of each other until it becomes like a floating island on which the homes of the reeds can be built. This way of living was mentioned through the Sumerian blogs seven thousand years ago.