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This Emirati mum needs your help to save the planet

This Emirati mum needs your help to save the planet

When it comes to spreading awareness about the environment, it’s certainly a full-time job that requires passion. Determined to make an impact and educate the next generation, director general of Emirates Nature-WWF Laila Abdullatif’s passion started at a young age, …

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Baby turtles have been released off Saadiyat Island

Baby turtles have been released off Saadiyat Island

To mark World Ocean’s Day on 8th June, Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas released 19 lost baby turtles back into the wild. The resort team was supported by Saadiyat’s beach patrol team and NYU Abu Dhabi. The babies are Hawksbill turtles, which are critically …

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80 endangered turtles released in Abu Dhabi

80 endangered turtles released in Abu Dhabi

A slew of critically endangered turtles have been released back into the wild on Saadiyat Island. A total of 80 rehabilitated Hawksbill yearlings were released on Tuesday afternoon thanks to a collaboration between the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) …

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