|Gulf ecology hit by coastal development|
Cressey, D. (2011). Gulf ecology hit by coastal development. Nature (Lond.) 479(7373): 277
In: Nature: International Weekly Journal of Science. Macmillan/Nature Publishing Group: London. ISSN 0028-0836, more
Coral reefs; Degradation; Ecology; Ecosystems; Environmental monitoring; Marine environment; ISW, United Arab Emirates, Dubai; Marine
Dubai's artificial islands are affecting marine ecosystems. Lack of scientific monitoring are seriously threatening ecosystems along the coast of the Gulf, according to an extensive assessment of the region’s marine environment.