Dredging and Reclamation EIA, Bahrain

An EIA of a proposed mixed use development known as Nurana development, an 860,651m² plot 600 m offshore of Karranah village. The development was proposed partly on low-lying fasht of importance to local fisheries and partly in deeper water offshore, close to the World Heritage Site of Qal’at al Bahrain. Issues relating to cultural heritage, archaeology and fisheries were key in the EIA.