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Libya in agreement with Egypt, Chad and Sudan on sharing underground water

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Tripoli, 20 September 2013: Libya, Egypt, Chad and Sudan have signed a UN-backed agreement  on the shared use of a massive underground aquifer system straddling the four countries known as the Nubian Sandstone Aquifer System.

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Charles Henderson's curator insight, September 23, 2013 7:57 PM

How might this change the population in this area?  Could desert cities actually spring up?  Or desert farms?

Rainer Emily's curator insight, October 1, 2013 11:42 AM

Political

 

This article is political because the dispute of countries over water being settled would be political  :)

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Poachers may be using Libya war weapons to kill elephants

Poachers may be using Libya war weapons to kill elephants | Chris' Regional Geography | Scoop.it
UN officials say Asian demand for ivory is fueling an elephant poaching boom in Africa.
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Group says Google shopping ads fuel ivory trade

The Environmental Investigation Agency has accused Google of helping increase demand for ivory in Asia.
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