Water scarcity in egypt is caused by people throwing their rubbish into the nile river causing there to be not enough clean water in the river for them to drink and they don't have the money to clean it with machinery.
Precipitation patterns in egypt
This map explains why there is water scarcity in egypt, egypt is in North Africa at the top and as you can see is the colour red because that means that there is a lot of heat and extremely humid.
The effect on the water by the environment
Problems water scarcity causes for people, places and environment in egypt. Water scarcity in egypt has an effect on education and food because they are always busy getting water for them selves to drink they have to wak Kilometres just for that they can't afford to not do it because they also use the water to grow crops to eat wich you can't really do only some people have access to the 6% of land that is you are able to farm on. Think about it if you walked 8 hours a day to get water would you have time to go to school and learn.