Dead fish seen in Dubai water channels is natural phenomenon, clarifies municipality

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Dubai Municipality clarifies about dead fish spotted in some water channels. Photo for illustrative purpose only
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Dubai: Dubai Municipality has clarified that the dead fish seen in some of Dubai’s water channels are a natural phenomenon, primarily caused by changes in weather conditions and increased sea surface temperatures.

To handle the situation, Dubai Municipality has deployed specialised teams tasked with managing and removing the dead fish from the affected areas.