Posts tagged: Oasis

Finding an Unexpected Oasis

Desert wanderers dream of happening onto an island of fresh water in an ocean of alkali sand and dust. These oases from around the world are places where the wanderers can stop, drink, even settle and farm. But settling an oasis too heavily can deplete its water supply. Crescent Lake in China’s Gobi Desert sits […]

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