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Fighting Off the Desert in South Africa’s Succulent Karoo

By Malinda Gardiner

July 10, 2013
An acre lost to desertification is one virtually lost forever. That’s why we have to act quickly.
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Water Shortages May Escalate Conflict Between Countries

By Lina Barrera

August 28, 2012
As climate change fuels droughts across the globe, we need a plan for managing water resources across borders.
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Fighting Drought With Traditional Knowledge in Peru

By Adrienne McKeehan

August 9, 2012
Facing climate change, indigenous communities are reviving farming practices used by their Incan ancestors.
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