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The Red Sea – Dead Sea Canal

Posted by on Apr 10, 2010 in Climate Change | 33 comments

The Red Sea – Dead Sea Canal

The Sea of Galilee lies 209 meter below sea level and is a beautiful and for some people a holy place. It is also the major fresh water supplier in the region. Israel, Jordan, Lebanon and the occupied territories of Palestine all need the water of this Lake. The area is arid with not much rain fall. Israel has about 300 sunny days. The last years were especially poor in rain. The level of the lake has dropped dramatically. A little more and a point of no return will be reached. The lake will...

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