Sunken old tanks create underwater dive park in Lebanon
Divers in action around immersed tank off the coast of the southern Lebanese port city of Sidon and near the island of Al-Zireh, the last remnant of Sidon's otherwise sunken Old City. /VCG Photo
Six old tanks and four other military vehicles, all of which had been donated by the Lebanese Army, were submerged to form a habitat where coral reefs could grow and reproduce. /VCG Photo
The artificial reef will aim to rejuvenate marine life near Sidon's coast and also be a destination for tourists and divers. /VCG Photo