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I'm offered a camping option to spend a night directly in desert and dunes near Dubai (Al Qudra Lake).

Should I have any concern about animals or species (scorpions, ants or other insects) or is there any thing specific, that I should take special care off, when planning such over-night stay there?

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You should wear your shoes at all times. There could be scorpions. Problems aren't happening so often with those but you'd better be on the safe side.

This post gives a good overview of all the risks you might be facing there : http://www.thenational.ae/news/uae-news/desert-survival-please-do-not-touch-the-scorpions

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