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Many Of The Andes Mountains Have No Snow Cover Due To Long-Term Drought

Publicado em 07 agosto 2021
Areas of South America’s Andes Mountains range are seeing little to no snow cover at a time when snowfall should be at its highest. Satellite images show that many mountains in the famed range, which runs along the continent’s western edge, have either sparse snow or totally bare ground, Reuters reported. “Here we are seeing a process of long-term decrease in precipitation, a mega-drought,” Ricardo Villalba of the Argentine Institute of Snow, Glacier and Environment [...]