What is it about?

the use of RS and GIS to model the changes in land uses and assess their environmental impacts.

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Why is it important?

Our findings show that the unplanned land uses can be severely affects the environment. Thus, the well designed development plan well adjust the risky impacts.


Writing this article was a great pleasure as it has co-authors with whom I have had long standing collaborations.

Prof Ahmed E. El-Rayes
Suez Canal University

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This page is a summary of: Land-use/land-cover change: a key to understanding land degradation and relating environmental impacts in Northwestern Sinai, Egypt, Environmental Earth Sciences, March 2017, Springer Science + Business Media, DOI: 10.1007/s12665-017-6571-3.
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