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A brief history of HEPCA in the Red Sea

A brief history of HEPCA in the Red Sea


By: Chris Wood


The Red Sea is home to some of the most beautiful coral reefs in the world with many endemic species living on them, (meaning they are only found in the Red Sea).

There are many pressures upon this great natural resource including tourism and associated activities such as coastal development and the local fishing industry.

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Teenagers from around Egypt had a lot of fun at the International Youth Ecological Festival, “Artificial reefs-2009”, held at the Blue
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With the Red Sea having a little too much of the good things on offer, it’s easy to retreat into clichés when writing about diving there.
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Many have expressed surprise over this new tourism that has attracted the attention of thousands of travelers from all over the world, drawing them
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