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Satellite View of Irrigation in the Sahara using Google Earth Data

Satellite view is showing irrigated farming projects in South Egypt.
The water is mined from vast underground aquifers of fossil water.
The purpose of the Toshka project was to cultivate a half-million acres of farmland in the desert to deal with Egypt's rising demand for food.

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Thursday-March-22  23:50  

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Google Earth: Map/satellite view of Irrigation in the Sahara in Southern Egypt.

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