Earlier this week Tafline found the vivacious character Ali Saloom from the United Arab Emirates who has launched a new show: Ask Ali About the Environment. One of his first episodes on environmental issues in Abu Dhabi, here Ali points out how mangroves in Abu Dhabi protect us from environmental catastrophes. Click the above video to see his journey, and the pristine environment in need of protection. With unchecked real estate development going on the Abu Dhabi region, more awareness is needed to protect mangroves for the environment’s sake. They could also, points out one conservationist in the video, protect us from floods and tsunamis.