Monday, September 26, 2005

Seyfe Lake dries up; wetlands no longer bird haven due to damming up of water source

The drying up of Seyfe Lake, near Kirsehir, is due to the hijacking of the lake's two primary water sources, one through the building of a dam, the other through diversion of the water source for drinking water, say scientists. Seyfe Lake is listed under the protection of the International Ramsar Agreement as an A group wetlands region.

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