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Dynamics of Wind Setdown at Suez and the Eastern Nile Delta

Figure 4

Geography during the Egyptian New Kingdom after terrain modifications.

Green represents land surface, and blue-white represents shallow lagoons. The modern Lake Manzala has been extended eastward to reach Pelusium and form the ancient Lake of Tanis. The Pelusiac branch of the Nile has also been restored. The dashed rectangle shows the outline of Figure 8. Bathymetry is given in section 2.2. Color scales are in meters.

Figure 4