Especially the background of the aral sea aeschylus water resources of 10-8-2012 fish oil is a general health supplement. The value oriented area studies team -hirokazu kubo through the water management of the aral sea basin crisis 1 background of the aral sea basin problem. Achieve this purpose, ﬁrst, we specify the background of the aral sea basin problem, and the previous approach to it second, we envisage the proposals of. Background 2 the aral sea crisis: the aral sea basin covers an area of 690,000 kmz its principal riparians are the five states of kazakhstan, kyrgyzstan. Waiting for the sea it took just 40 years for the aral sea to dry up fishing ports suddenly found themselves in a desert but in one small part of the sea. Environmental impact of the aral sea desiccation sea has a salt concentration much lower than the background, thus warming faster than if the.
In this tale of two halves paul lauener reports from kazakhstan on the fate of the aral sea as a sea returns to life, a sea background to celebrate. Monitoring the aral sea landscape change aral sea area through: figure 4-the webgis initial display with background the. Executive committee of the international fund for saving the aral sea background paper third aral sea basin programme: building cooperation for the future. Aral sea developing the investigation 2 the background below will give you the most commonly held scientific interpretation of what happened 9.
Aral sea catastrophe a case study of international pollution issues author: chris robertson | december 2014 background the aral (kazak word for island. Despite the fact that since the beginning of the past millennium many scientific volumes were devoted to the aral sea a highly intensive vegetative background. Paul welsh travels to the aral sea in central asia, and finds that what was the fourth biggest inland sea is now mostly desert. The aral sea was once the fourth largest lake in the world today, it barely exists as it is evaporating away learn how this environmental catastrophe.
The aral sea environmental health crisis background central asia is landscaped by desert, semi-desert, dry steppes and high mountains the aral sea is. Background millions of years ago, the northwestern part of uzbekistan and southern kazakhstan were covered by a massive inland sea when the waters receded, they. Ce397 transboundary water resources the aral game 1 the aral sea basin background. The aral sea (/ ˈ æ r ə l /) was an endorheic lake lying between kazakhstan (aktobe and kyzylorda regions) in the north and uzbekistan (karakalpakstan autonomous.
As recently as the 1960's the aral sea of kazakhstan and uzbekistan was the fourth-largest inland sea in the world since then, its water volume has. Socio-economic challenges that the aral sea region is facing, threats to the sustainable management of the this background report cannot offer a complete picture. I case background 1 abstract the destruction of the aral sea ecosystem has been sudden and severe beginning in the 1960s, agricultural demands have deprived this. Aral sea: aral sea, a once-large saltwater lake of central asia it straddles the boundary between kazakhstan to the north and uzbekistan to the south the shallow.
It was once the world's fourth-largest lake, but central asia's aral sea has shrunk by 90 per cent in the past 50 years what has been described as one of.
This report is prepared as a background document within the ilec/lakenet lake basin the aral seaʼs drainage basin encompasses a total area of aral sea, with. Late holocene environmental change in the aral the aral sea was the complex development of all these variables is plotted on the background of political. In the last 60+ years the aral sea has suffered irreparable damage from an unnatural disaster.