U.S. Troops Meet to Discuss Solar-Powered Water Pump in Farah City

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Patrick Witt, center, briefs his troops before a meeting with the director of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock at a compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Witt is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. The meeting was to discuss a solar power water pump project. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. John Cooley greets an Afghan boy during a meeting with the director of the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Cooley is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • U.S. Army Capt. Jennifer Leathers, right, discusses a solar-powered water pump project with Manan Matin, center, director of the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock, during a meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Leathers, a civil affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. 
 U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • U.S. Army Maj. Anthony Evanego, right, greets Afghan workers from the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock during a meeting at a compound to discuss a solar-powered water pump project in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Evaneog, a civil affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Dannie Lennard, foreground, provides security as U.S. Army Capt. Jennifer Leathers, left, and members from Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah's civil affairs and engineering team discuss a solar-powered water pump project with Manan Matin, right, director of the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock, at a compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Leathers, a civil affairs officer, and Lennard are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • Afghan children watch as U.S. troops tour the grounds with representatives from the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock during a meeting at a compound to discuss a solar-powered water pump project in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Fay, second right, and U.S. Army Lt.j.g. Paul Manglona, center rear, tour the grounds with representatives from the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock during a meeting at a compound to discuss a solar-powered water pump project in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Fay and Manglona are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • U.S. Army Maj. Anthony Evanego inspects the water output of a diesel-powered water pump during a meeting with the director of the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock to discuss replacing it with a solar-powered water pump in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Evaneog, a civil affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • U.S. Army Spc. Alexander Moses provides perimeter security as troops assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah's civil affairs and engineering team discuss a solar-powered water pump project with the director of the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock during a meeting at a compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Moses is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Michael Heimann, center, helps inspect weapons as U.S. Army Spc. Alexander Moses, left, clears his rifle in a barrel following a meeting with 
the members of the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock in Farah City, Afghanistan, Sept. 5, 2013. Heimann and Moses are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chad A. Dulac