Abu Dhabi working to protect coral reefs around Barakah Nuclear Plant

Abu Dhabi is working to protect coral reefs near Barakah nuclear plant following the connection of the first unit to the UAE grid.

“Following the successful connection of Unit 1 to the UAE’s grid, EAD and ENEC have collaborated to conserve and rehabilitate coral reefs around the plant as part of the efforts to protect the environment and biological diversity in Abu Dhabi,” said in a statement by the Abu Dhabi Media Office.

Relocation, regrowth and artificial reefs all being used to conserve reefs. 7,300 coral reef setllement have been preserved and another 22,300 have been regrown.

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