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Nepal drains dangerous glacial lake to safe level

Army soldiers and local villagers have finished digging through rocks and boulders to drain a glacial lake just south of Mount Everest, bringing the water to a safe level and possibly preventing an outburst that could have ...

dateNov 01, 2016 in Environment
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New book promotes care for Earth's treasures

A new and comprehensive book on how to care for the world's great natural and cultural treasures protected in national parks, written by experts from around the globe, will be launched at The Australian National University ...

dateMay 26, 2015 in Ecology
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