Vital Caspian Graphics - Challenges Beyond Caviar
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A sea of many ambitions
Cyclic fluctuations in the level of the Caspian Sea
Big projects, big consequences
The marks of human activity
KOSHKAR-ATA LAKE CASE STUDY: The hazardous legacy of an uranium mine
Journalist Story 01: Paul Brown in Atyrau, Kazakhstan, The Guardian, 4 December 2002. Oil money threatens to make killing fields of Kazakhstan
Journalist Story 02: By Amina Jalilova, Novoye Pokolenie, 2004. Who will take care of drowning oil wells?
Population and Health
Journalist Story 03: By Kieran Cooke, BBC, Azerbaijan, May 2005. Azerbaijan’s post-industrial hangover.
Ecosystems paying the price
Journalist Story 04: Antoine Blua, a EurasiaNet partner post from RFE/RL, 7 March 2004. Caspian: Invasion of killer jellyfish threatens fish stocks.
Journalist Story 05: By Michel Viatteau, Agence France Presse, 5 May 2002. Not enough caviar left for all the poachers.
Environment and security – a fragile balance
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