Life returns to Lake Chad island despite Boko Haram threat

Life returns to Lake Chad island despite Boko Haram threat

Lake Chad, Africa; February 7 and 11, 2004. Once serving as part of the floor for a much larger Lake Chad, the area now known as the Bodele Depression, located at the southern edge of the Sahara Desert in north central Africa, is slowly being transformed into a desert landscape. In the mid-1960s, Lake Chad was about the size of Lake Erie. But persistent drought conditions, coupled with increased demand for freshwater for irrigation, have reduced Lake Chad to about 5 percent of its former…

Global Climate Change: Beautiful Earth

Lake Chad is only five percent of its former glory. The area is slowly becoming a desert. I remember visiting the area and running over a snake on my motorbike. Wonder how many snakes there are now?

Harrowing look inside West Africa\'s Lake Chad Crisis

Harrowing look inside West Africa\'s Lake Chad Crisis

The sweet waters of Lake Chad ~ Republic of Chad, Middle Africa [photo by John Scofield/National Geographic]....

Lake Chad seeks attention!

db – The sweet waters of Lake Chad ~ Republic of Chad, Middle Africa [photo by John Scofield/National Geographic].

Lake Chad Basin: OCHA Chief to Visit Nigeria Niger

Lake Chad Basin: OCHA Chief to Visit Nigeria Niger

United Nations News Centre - Donors pledge $670 million at UN-backed conference to support aid operations in Lake Chad region

United Nations News Centre - Donors pledge $670 million at UN-backed conference to support aid operations in Lake Chad region

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Top 15 Space Station Earth Images of 2015

Spectacular photos from space. Lake Chad and a Bodele Dust Plume.

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Lake Chad in a 2001 satellite image, with the actual lake in blue. The lake has shrunk by since the

L A K E   C H A D :    Lake Chad Seeks Attention!

Lake Chad seeks attention!

Lake Chad is an important sweet water lake in Chad which is a poor and landlocked country of North Africa. Lake Chad is a very large and shallow endorheic lake in Africa, the size of which has varied over the centuries.

Boko Haram attacks creating major hunger crisis in Lake Chad

Places To Visit On A Family Vacation in Nigeria is blessed with so many natural and breathtaking sights. From the beautiful hills and plateaus to the awesom

We Hired Israeli Experts To Tackle Boko Haram Others Say Nigerian Air Force

We Hired Israeli Experts To Tackle Boko Haram Others Say Nigerian Air Force

DESIGNBOOM: HKA's latest sustainability project envisions a green future for lake chad http://www.davincilifestyle.com/designboom-hkas-latest-sustainability-project-envisions-a-green-future-for-lake-chad/       cameroonian architect hermann kamte incorporates his love of philosophy in his latest ‘regeneration of the lake chad’ project. having observed the ecosystem’s patterns, kamte deduced that ecological catastrophes have resulted in the disappearance of fauna and

DESIGNBOOM: HKA's latest sustainability project envisions a green future for lake chad - Contemporary Designers Furniture

the LCBC’s (lake chad basin commission) main purpose is to sustainably manage lake chad and other shared water resources.

Red Waters of Lake Motro | by D-Stanley

The bright red color of the waters of Lake Motro between the main Ounianga Lakes of northern Chad, Central Africa, is caused by the presence of a certain algae.

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