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The disappearing Aral Sea

Interesting story and annual photo timeline of the near disappearance of what was once the world’s 4th biggest lake… And what happens when humans try to manipulate nature… 😦

Comparison
of 1989 to 2003 images, with some info about the building of a dyke to save the northern part.

With links at the bottom to further reading.

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