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8 lakes and rivers that are drying up

Aral Sea The Aral Sea is the poster child for large, dried-up bodies of water. If you travel to the Aral Sea, which sits on the border between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, you'll find a disconnected collection of small ponds of sea water sitting in a dusty bowl that held what used to be one large body of water.

Report Says Chinese Textile Polluters Disregard Environmental Regulations

Bad news for the fashion industry – nearly 50 major apparel brands have links with factories that have been disregarding China’s environmental laws

GOP Platform Proposes To Get Rid Of National Parks And National Forests===This provision would leave national parks vulnerable to development and privatization.

EPA finally admits fracking contaminates drinking water

Reversing course on its previous statements, the EPA has finally admitted what most of us already knew – fracking can seriously contaminate water supplies.