Skip to content

Posts tagged ‘Dune’

The Emirates in 1976 – The trees in the desert

This article follows on from the previous article: The Emirates in 1976 – An evening at the Ministry of Information.

On the third day of our visit to The United Arab Emirates, I wanted to get something shot just to get us on the way.  Fortunately, I had made an arrangement to meet Les Bailey from the English Nursery, Les’ company had been commissioned to plant thousands of trees into the desert.  I was to go with him to one of his work locations in the desert. Read more