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A WEED GROWN OUT OF CONTROL

Monday July 30th, 2018

Rapid invasion of Water Hyacinth plant threatens Ethiopia’s Lake Tana.

The world’s fastest growing plant is harming the fishing industry, agriculture, and local tourism in northwestern Ethiopia, the source of the Blue Nile.

Story and Photos by Dagim Terefe
Editing and Visualizations by Annika McGinnis
Coordinated by Fredrick Mugira

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