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In the area of the islands mentioned above, dugong hunting is completely prohibited. Here they live alone, in pairs and in whole colonies at a depth of 1.5-15 meters.
If you want to see for yourself how the dugongs feed - go under water in the reef area.
How to do?
Or, if you are an expert with your equipment, just rent a boat or a yacht at one of the rental locations - Happy Charter, Lulu Boats, Nuzhath Ideas, etc. Abu Dhabi is a port city, so there are many such places and you can rent from an ordinary boat to a luxurious yacht.
2. During the day, sea cows are usually dive near the water surface, so it is not so difficult to find them. You should dive at night, if you want to see how they graze among the algae.
3. You see a grazing dugong on a seabed, but you are afraid to approach it? =) 5-10 minutes - and it will rise to the water surface to breathe in. This is when you take a picture of it.
Where to do?
In 2002, the world's first dugong reserve was established in the UAE.6