El-Baz: Go West, into Egypt’s Desert

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August 19th, 2013

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Farouk El-Baz, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Remote Sensing

Internal strife, poor economic performance, major importation of food supplies, and severe crowding along a thin strip of arable Nile land can only mean disaster for Egypt in the coming years…

Expert quote:

“The danger of not developing new land is expansion over fertile land, such as around Cairo in 20 years.”

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