Qum Island: Land of Refuse

Area: 775,000 sqm
Population: Oil workers during the day
Economy: Gum Deniz oil fields (contains 2.7 million tonnes of oil)
Facilities: BAHAR oil facilities
Past condition: Field came online in 1953
Current condition: Oil and gas extraction
Future condition: Unknown
Ecology: Contaminated soil and water
Connection to Mainland: Gated 2.5 Km road to mainland