Natural Reserves

Sisi reviews plans to upgrade natural reserves, preserve biodiversity

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 - 12:10 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi urged the involvement of the private sector and youth in the projects of the Environment Ministry, including the development of the infrastructure of the natural reserves, while preserving their biological diversity, the Pre

Egypt applies fees on activities at natural reserves

Mon, 26 Aug 2019 - 11:26 GMT

Decision No. 204 of 2019 of the Ministry of Environment stipulated the collection of a fee of $5 per foreign person for daily visits, from sunrise to evening.

In pics: Egypt’s 1st Nature Local Cultures Festival concludes

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 04:55 GMT

The three-day festival aimed at promoting ecotourism and nature reserves, showcasing folklore products, arts and diversified cuisines.

Environment Ministry issues decisions to regulate use of natural reserves

Sat, 10 Aug 2019 - 07:00 GMT

These mechanisms adopted aim to raise the quality and the level of the touristic activities practiced by visitors of the natural reserves.

17 Nile islands removed from nature reserve lists

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 - 02:55 GMT

The islands will, however, still be subject to environmental control.

Egypt’s 30 nature reserves to be developed

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 - 04:16 GMT

Egypt owns 30 nature reserves which cover 15 percent of its total land, according to Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy. Fahmy said the ministry has developed a plan to sustainably develop these nature reserves, according to a statement from the minist

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