TITLE

ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER LOOMS IN AFGHANISTAN

PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Ecologist;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the extremely fragile state of Afghanistan's environment is being ignored as the U.S.-led campaign continues in Afghanistan. Percentage of the country that needs to be forested to sustain topsoil and air quality; Factor that would compound air pollution and sanitation problems; Disappearance of Afghanistan's legendary Caspian tiger and Siberian Crane.
ACCESSION #
7203939

 

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