Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Climate-Change-Impacts-Mekong-River-27MZIFLI6DYX.htmlConceptually similarClimate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP01243Completed★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0PCRCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0KGKCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0IY0Completed★★★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0FW8Completed★★★★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0PUPCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0QW0Completed★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0JHFCompleted★★★★Fishermen Search for Fish Catch in Dried up RiverGP014Z1Completed★★★★View AllGP01D2VClimate Change Impacts Mekong RiverEven as scientists around the world warn of water stress and shortages, a local fisherman uses a net to try to catch fish from the Mekong River. Water levels of the mighty Mekong River have dropped drastically due to drought-like conditions and damming upstream. The drop disrupts the region’s water supply, transport routes, and the livelihood of communities in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) predicts that more than one billion people will face water shortages due to climate change.Locations:Chiang Khan-Loei-Southeast Asia-ThailandDate:31 Mar, 2007Credit:© Greenpeace / Vinai DithajohnMaximum size:3000px X 2000pxKeywords:Climate (campaign title)-Climate change-Climate change impacts-Day-Drought-Fishers-Global warming-KWCI (GPI)-Local population-One person-Outdoors-RiversShoot:Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverWater levels of the Mekong River have dropped drastically due to drought-like conditions and damming upstream, disrupting water supply, transport route, and livelihood of communities in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change predicts that more than 1 billion people will face water shortages due to climate change.