Thirty protected areas (15 % of whole country) representing the most ecologically significant areas in Egypt have been declared and managed by the Nature Conservation Sector staff. The following some insitu conservation activities were carried out within the network of the protected areas in Egypt.
Egyptian flora and Plant genetic resources are currently conserved in 3 main areas:
Two plant species have been studied for their genetic composition and variation: Solenostemma arghel, Alkanna orientalis.
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Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency
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