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Tuesday, 16 December 2014 00:00

Poyang Lake dries up

A drought has affected Poyang Lake, the largest fresh water lake in China. Usually covering a surface area of over 3,500 square kilometers, the lake has shrunk by more than half of its usual size. The drought is now threatening local water supplies, and the wildlife in the area.


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  • Location: 28.973397, 116.424028
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