ANOTHER ALARM BELL, Lake Chad, going, going, gone?

Once one of Africa’s largest bodies of fresh water, Lake Chad is now a ghost of its former self. According to a study by University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers, the lake is now one 20th of the size it was 35 years ago. Massive irrigation projects, an increasingly dry climate, and declining rainfall have all contributed […]

via Lake Chad – Chad, Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon — KRISHNA KUMAR SINGH

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