Starting out as a cape of blue water, the creek runs through what was a desert and barren area before.
In an open letter, Shaikh Mohammed spoke about the Creek and it's significance to Dubai
He was found guilty of promoting Daesh over the Internet and recruiting people to the group.
Three defendants were sentenced to life in jail, two got 15-year jail terms and two others were sentenced to 10 years in prison.
The court adjourned the case to November 7 to listen to the defence lawyer.
Ali Al Abbadi, counsel of the suspect - identified as A.M.G - demanded his client to be referred to a medical committee specialised in neuropsychiatric diseases