Coastal Protection and Restoration Plan for the Rasgas Barzan Project, State of Qatar (2011-2012)

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Dolphin Energy Pipeline, State of Qatar (2008)

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Barzan Marine Environmental Survey, State of Qatar (2008)

This project comprised underwater video surveys to determine the composition of benthic faunal assemblages, seafloor habitat mapping, sediment classification boundary delineation and groundtruthing, and mapping on belanf of URS Qatar LLC, which was contracted by RasGas Company Limited to conduct an Environmental, Socio-economic and Health Impact Assessment for the Barzan Projec. This project was designed…

Saadiyat Island and Desert islands Turtle Programme, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (2008-2009)

The Abu Dhabi Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC) indicated its intention to develop and establish a comprehensive conservation programme for marine turtles as part of is commitment to the core values of the TDIC, namely environmental sustainability, progressive partnerships, cultural stewardship and enhancement and socio-economic viability. MRF was contracted to further pursue the concepts…