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Severe Drought in Cambodia Kills Fish, Animals, Puts Villagers at Risk

World  (tags: Drought, Cambodia, Siem Pang, Phnom Penh )

- 806 days ago -
The temperature there, which has reached as high as 47 degrees Celsius (117 degrees Fahrenheit), has caused water temperatures to rise and areas of the protected river to dry up, killing about 60 tons of fish since April 22, said Pen Vanrith.

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Teresa W (782)
Saturday April 30, 2016, 5:35 am

Animae C (516)
Saturday April 30, 2016, 6:55 am
Bizarre weather patterns globally!

Lisa M (18)
Saturday April 30, 2016, 7:41 am
Absolutely heartbreaking!

Veronique L (209)
Saturday April 30, 2016, 9:35 am

Sheryl G (360)
Saturday April 30, 2016, 10:05 am
When man doesn't learn to live within the balance of nature the balance is thrown off. We have many areas in the world seeing horrific drought such as this while other areas are being hit with floods that are uncommon. Too much water in one place too little in another ......out of balance.

Our leaders across the globe are not serious about preventing this, too concerned about growing their economies that are also based on false premises because while a few are gathering riches it has also caused more poverty. Growth without taking into account of the externalities is bringing us all to places within the future that will only continue to grow worse.

Past Member (0)
Saturday April 30, 2016, 10:27 am
So so sad. We'll be seeing a lot more of these horrible droughts in the coming yrs. It will be the norm. Too many people--8 billion wreaking havoc with earths balance.

Anne K (139)
Saturday April 30, 2016, 5:55 pm
Thanks for posting, Derek. I was not aware.

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 1, 2016, 6:32 am
No one can survive without water

. (0)
Sunday May 1, 2016, 8:45 am
TYFS Derek. horrible.

Janet B (0)
Sunday May 1, 2016, 10:56 am

Janis K (126)
Sunday May 1, 2016, 2:39 pm
Thanks for sharing

Colleen L (3)
Sunday May 1, 2016, 11:13 pm
Sad. I wish Mother Nature would just rain where it's needed and be gentle on the areas that flood. We are suffering with the drought of our own here in California. Thanks Derek

Ruth C (87)
Monday May 2, 2016, 6:08 am
So sad

Melania P (122)
Tuesday May 17, 2016, 3:15 pm
Sharing... This is just beginning :(
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