Abukir Bay

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a bay on the Mediterranean Sea in northern Egypt

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In the beginning of twentieth century, landscape of Abu Qir bay changed by adding a huge irrigation land to the area, especially beside Rashid branch, also in the west of Edko Lake, which shrank in the face of agriculture and marches.
Abu Qir bay Coastline returned back in the period of 1986- 2011 by around -61meters, it is mainly because of human activities, which redistributed beach sands to build urban tourism compounds, in addition, building platforms and pipelines to export natural gas.
Observe the change of landscape and landuse around Abu Qir bay through different dates, and put the focus on the study period from 1984 to 2013.
Detect the implication on the change of landuse over different kind of physical environments around Abu Qir bay.
Abu Qir suburb shaped like triangle, its base in South Western and its head in the north eastern, looks like peninsula, because it is bounded with Abu Qir bay in the east, Mediterranean from north and west, and Sheyakha Al-Mamora in the south.
Abul-Saadat's work also spread to Abu Qir Bay where, by 1969, he claimed to have identified four of Napoleon's ships, including the flagship L'Orient.
Goddio's work in Abu Qir Bay is equally impressive.
Land use pattern of the area surrounding Abu Qir Bay includes a wide range of industrial firms of paper work, fertilizers, food processing.
The main objective of this paper is to detect thermal pollution in Abu Qir bay resulted from human activities through remotely sensed data.
After retrieving sea surface temperature, the resulted raster surfaces representing the sea surface temperature in Abu Qir bay were manipulated through ArcGIS 9.
Sea surface temperature in Abu Qir bay in 1984 showed that high levels of homogeneity (Figure3 a) related to 2005 (Figure 3 b).