Crushers Reduce Emirate Mountaintops to Rubble in the Name of “Progress”

crusher-by-richard-allenby-pratt.jpg

Green Prophet’s resident photographer documents “cut” Hajar Mountains in the United Arab Emirates. Huge swaths of the Hajar Mountains in the UAE’s northern emirates appear ghostly white when viewed on Google Earth. Closer examination of the satellite imagery reveals large chunks of missing hillside and some sort of quarrying operations, and my recent physical visit to […]

Read more