Environmental monitoring plan for marine ports, case study Shuwaikh Port, Kuwait
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Eurasian Journal of Biosciences, 2020 - Volume 14 Issue 2, pp. 2591-2600
  • Published Online: 28 Aug 2020
  • Open Access Full Text (PDF)

Abstract

Shuwaikh port is considered the main commercial port in Kuwait. It is located in west Kuwait. The total area of the port is about 4.4 million squares meters. It was established in 1961 after the independence from England. The port is considered the major one in the country. Rapid growth in population urbanization and life style has led to enlargement of infra structures of the port. This paper provides comprehensive environmental monitoring assessment issues associated with the port operations, terminal consideration and construction and aeration and its effect on the port and the surrounding area.

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