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WWF-Pakistan releases Dr Gippels report on Indus River

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Dr Christopher J Gippel’s report - Indus River: Review of Environmental Flows to Maintain Delta Ecosystem - developed under the Building Capacity on the Climate Change Adaptation in the Coastal Areas of Pakistan, WWF-Pakistan, has been released. Main threats to the Indus delta include reduced freshwater flow, construction of dams and canals; encroachments, clearing mangroves for agriculture, reduced sediment loads, habitat destruction and pollution. However, the…Read More