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Nigeria's wetlands - talking their way out of trouble

Only one river to cross
  • Sun dried in the wetlands
  • Dam good idea?
  • Disappearing grazing
  • Only one river to cross
  • In hot water
  • Cutting the grass
  • Clearer channels of communication
  • Securing the future
  • The road ahead

Only one river to cross

Once the Hadejia River divided into many small channels, providing adequate water for widespread irrigation in this wetland area. Now only this one channel remains; the rest have been blocked by Typha grass and sediment.



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