Record Low Mekong River Levels Raise Suspicions About China

Environmentalists said the sudden water shortage was a warning sign for the future of the Mekong River and its flora and fauna, including the endangered Giant Catfish.

Record Low Mekong River Levels Raise Suspicions About China

CHIANG RAI – By this time of year, the Mekong River should have been rising steadily with the monsoon rains, bringing fishermen a bounty of fat fish. Instead, the river water in Thailand has fallen further than anyone can remember and the only fish are tiny. Scientists and people living along the Mekong river fear […]