Floods in Bangladesh: Who is to blame?

Ives, Jack
April 1991
New Scientist;4/13/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1764, p34
Ponders the cause of intensified flooding in Bangladesh and the possible impact of deforestation in the Himalayas. Inconclusive evidence; Ecological crisis in the flood plains of the Ganges and the Brahmaputra; Monsoon climate in the Himalayas; Rates of erosion; Question if deforestation is to blame.


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