Atescatempa, Guatemala Newswire

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  1. Why Did This Once Thriving Lake Disappear?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | National Geographic

    Previously known for having vast blue-green waters, Lake Atescatempa is now little more than a few puddles of mud. Once known for its fish-filled waters, Lake Atescatempa in Guatemala has dried up, leaving nearby residents hungry and displaced.

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  2. Dying Guatemala lake underlines climate change threatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Now the lake is dying, a conspicuous victim of the climate change that is projected to profoundly and irreversibly affect Central America. A prolonged drought descended on the region last year, shriveling two rivers that feed into Lake Atescatempa, and with it the flow of tourists to the area and the livelihood of residents.

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