Q&A: One Man’s Fight to Save the Aral Sea

As the Aral Sea gains global recognition as the most extreme kind of environmental disaster, Yusup Kamalov, chairman of the Union for the Defense of the Aral Sea and Amudarya, shares an expert's perspective.

Changing Climate Complicates Central Asian Water Management

Glacier mass in Kyrgyzstan’s Tien Shan Mountains decreased 20 percent in the last 50 years, mostly in the last two decades.

Turkmenistan Vows to Water its Desert, Write New Tale of Glory

desertwstroke Turkmen leaders are determined to revive life in the country's barren sands with a grandiose water project.

New Project Resurrects Hope for Dying Aral Sea

“Good news – the mother sea is coming,” says a sign hanging…