EAD launches project to rehabilitate local Samar Blossoms in Jebel Hafit National Park

Emirates News Agency | Sep 15, 2020 at 7:30 PM
  • The Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi, EAD, has successfully commenced a major rehabilitation project covering a total of 18 hectares in Jebel Hafit National Park by planting local Samar trees (Acacia tortilis) in areas which were environmentally degraded due to overgrazing, tree-cutting and the growth of existing infrastructure projects.
  • The initiative is being implemented in 100 plots in a number of protected areas managed by the Agency.
  • During the current year, some other endangered and rare wild plants have also been planted in wadis in the Jebel Hafit National Park.