Article courtesy of Naser Al Wasmi | Feb 15, 2016 | TheNational | Shared as educational material
Beachgoers have reported a tar-like substance washing ashore on Saadiyat Island’s beaches.
On Monday morning, staff at Saadiyat Public Beach, managed by Abu Dhabi’s Tourism Development and Investment Company, informed visitors about the substance, which they said was tar. A source at a UAE environmental agency said this was not the first time they heard of such problems on Saadiyat.
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