Kenya: Lake Faces Extinction As Feeder Rivers Dry Up

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L’assèchement des rivières menace le lac Nakuru

Pelican et flamants sur le bord du lac Nakuru. Ce lac aurait perdu la moitié de son eau ces dernières années, d’après les riverains et fait désormais moins de 20 km2 KENYA © AFP PHOTO/SIMON MAINA.AFP

The three rivers that feed the world-famous Lake Nakuru have dried up. This means that the salty lake is no longer a safe home for millions of flamingoes, which have made the lake a leading tourist attraction.

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