Lake Turkana — the world’s largest desert lake — is at the risk of going extinct in coming years should there be no strategic interventions.
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The world’s largest permanent desert lake is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Source: Lake Turkana
UN body says Lake Turkana, home to tribes in Kenya and Ethiopia, is in danger due to dam building upstream…
State should give more resources to save Lake Turkana from drying up.
In 1997 Kenya’s Lake Turkana stands among such World treasures side as a UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE. Lake Turkana stands side with the Taj Mahal, the Grand Canyon, and the Great Wall of China – all UNESCO world heritage sites. There is a threat, a threat also for World Tourism.
Ethiopia’s Gibe III dam and Kuraz Sugar project blamed for declining water levels.
It is a crucial stopover for migratory birds and a breeding zone for crocodiles, hippos and snakes.