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Ngeri... Sungai Colorado di AS Kini Terancam Punah

REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs - detikNews
Jumat, 22 Apr 2022 03:30 WIB

Arizona - Sungai Colorado di Amerika Serikat kini ketinggian airnya terus menurun secara dramatis ke posisi terendah. Lalu bagaimana penampakn terkininya?

Kayaks are seen on the shore of Lake Powell, where water levels have declined dramatically to lows not seen since it was filled in the 1960s as growing demand for water and climate change shrink the Colorado River and create challenges for business owners and recreation in Page, Arizona, U.S., April 19, 2022. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
Foto udara memperlihatkan penampakan terkini Danau Powell saat ketinggian air di Sungai Colorado kian menurun.
Kayaks are seen on the shore of Lake Powell, where water levels have declined dramatically to lows not seen since it was filled in the 1960s as growing demand for water and climate change shrink the Colorado River and create challenges for business owners and recreation in Page, Arizona, U.S., April 19, 2022. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
Saat ini pun Sungai Colorado dinobatkan sebagai sungai paling terancam punah di AS.
Kayaks are seen on the shore of Lake Powell, where water levels have declined dramatically to lows not seen since it was filled in the 1960s as growing demand for water and climate change shrink the Colorado River and create challenges for business owners and recreation in Page, Arizona, U.S., April 19, 2022. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
Ketinggain air kian menurun secara drastis ke posisi paling terendah.
Kayaks are seen on the shore of Lake Powell, where water levels have declined dramatically to lows not seen since it was filled in the 1960s as growing demand for water and climate change shrink the Colorado River and create challenges for business owners and recreation in Page, Arizona, U.S., April 19, 2022. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
Fenomana ini pun tidak pernah terjadi sejak tahun 1960. Menyusutnya debir air Sungai Colorado salah satunya diakibatkan oleh perubahan iklim dan menigkatnya permintaan air.
Ngeri... Sungai Colorado di AS Kini Terancam Punah
Ngeri... Sungai Colorado di AS Kini Terancam Punah
Ngeri... Sungai Colorado di AS Kini Terancam Punah
Ngeri... Sungai Colorado di AS Kini Terancam Punah