Access to fresh water, reliable weather, natural defenses or just good trees for shade can make an incredible difference. Egypt, Kush, and Canaan all developed civilizations early on because the geography encouraged it. ... South of Egypt, Kush developed a kingdom along several important tributaries of the Nile.
Answer:Early Settlement of Egypt and Kush In Egypt and Kush, most people farmed in the fertile Nile River valley. The Nile River provided fresh water in an area that was mostly desert. The topography of the Nile River valley made the land good for farming. The valley also supported useful vegetation like reeds and papyrus.