The improved Center aims to provide faster and accurate flood and drought forecasting and warning information throughout the year to communities potentially affected by rapid fluctuations in water levels and more extreme floods and droughts.
According to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), sand mining of river deltas, such as the Yangtze and Mekong, is increasing the risk of climate-related disasters, because there’s not enough sediment to protect against flooding.
These arthropods represent an alternative source of animal protein for an increasing population without the major environmental impact of the meat industry.
Sleepy, landlocked Laos is undergoing rapid changes as China builds connections to mainland Southeast Asia
It allows farmers to test salinity in the water before it reaches their rice paddies.