International Symposium on
Drylands Ecology and Human Security
Geo-environmental Evaluation of Land and Water Resources
El Anbaawy, M.I., Nassar, T.*
Geology Department, Faculty of Science, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt
Farafra Oasis is the most promising location for future groundwater development in the Western Desert of Egypt. It needs more planning and management of water resources to avoid environmental problems; and to reduce the hazards already created during their development from 1985 until present day.