Soil and water quality assessment along the Red Sea coast, Egypt

Mohamed E. Hereher, Khaled H. El-Ezaby

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The paper reports an assessment of the soil and water in the coastal strip between Marsa Alam and Shalateen at the southern part of the Red Sea coast of Egypt. There is limited potential for agricultural development. There is a need for water re-use and some potential for tourism.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)65-77
Number of pages13
JournalInternational Journal of Environmental Studies
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2012



  • Red Sea coast
  • Soil
  • Water re-use

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Waste Management and Disposal
  • Pollution
  • Computers in Earth Sciences
  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Ecology

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