Join us and experience a fun and informative fully guided tour through the spectacular Al Zorah Nature Reserve by a tree planting experience where you will plant your own mangrove tree within the mangrove forest making your own personal contribution to help fight climate change.
Mangrove planting experiences include the following activities
- A short presentation on community awareness and the UAE’s commitment to combating climate change over the next 50 years and beyond.
- Taking a kayak and exploring among the protected mangrove trees.
- Planting mangroves and learning how to maintain environmental sustainability.
- A guided experience with a ranger learning about the mangrove ecosystem and the importance of preserving the environment.
Benefits of the Mangrove Tree
Mangroves are the only evergreen forest in the Gulf and have a unique ability to survive in this habitat because of their ability to sequester carbon, removing up to 5 times more carbon from the atmosphere compared to other types of tree, one of the major benefits of mangroves is their ability to reduce the harmful greenhouse gases which cause climate change. Mangrove trees are one of the planets primary carbon capture systems.