WATCH: 4 Protected oases amid the arid desert and skyscraper plains of the UAE

2019-01-30 14:00 - Saara Mowlana
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It might be tough to imagine the UAE region as anything more than a desert landscape, but what if I told you it actually houses a number of wetlands and green national parks?

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Well, here are four of these regions that you may not have known about:

  • Wadi Wurayah - Fujairah, UAE

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  • Mangrove National Park - Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Sir Baniyas Island - Island in the UAE

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  • Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary - Dubai, UAE

You can see a list of more protected areas in the UAE here.

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