Only puddles left in Keoladeo

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Un employé du parc Keoladeo active une pompe à eau. Inde © AFP PHOTO/CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT

Except 2008, the Keoladeo national park in Rajasthan has been receiving little or no water for the past six years. A seasonal breach of a dam upstream was the source of the water till 2003, the year the breach was repaired. Nobody at the time thought of the repercussions on the park.

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