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Land and Resources, Water Sources

Ayn, lakes, irrigation, drinking, stone

There are no rivers or lakes in the UAE, but underground water deposits are found at several desert oases, including Al ĎAyn and Liwa. Wells dug to tap natural aquifers (underground layers of earth or stone that hold water) and reprocessed wastewater provide water for irrigation. Ocean desalination plants produce water for drinking and industrial purposes.

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