Closure of Fuwairat Beach during the Sea Turtle Nesting Season of 2019

The Ministry invites the citizens and residents who frequently visit northern beaches and islands (Fuwairat – Al-Marrouna ?Al-Ghariyah ? Huwaylah ? Al-Mafjar ? Umm Tays Island ? Rokn Island ? Sharaoh Island) to refrain from approaching the areas where the sea turtles nest. Citizens and residents are kindly requested to immediately report any monitoring violations by contacting the Environmental Operations Unit on Tel. No. (998). They are also kindly requested to refrain from spotting lights on them and issuing any disturbing sounds near them.

Source: Ministry of Municipality and Environment