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Environmental Posts. For over 4 decades Tusker has led thousands of intrepid travelers on awe-inspiring adventures around the world. Tusker’s fully supported treks allow you to fire up your passion for adventure in faraway places.

THE LIMITS OF THE SEA

Once, the ocean was thought to be inexhaustible—a limitless source of edible sea creatures.

Now, many marine populations are plummeting, and perhaps no fish is currently in greater danger than the Atlantic bluefin tuna.

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POVERTY: WORST FORM OF POLLUTION

It should be the basic right of every human being to breathe clean air, eat nutritious food, and live without exposure to harmful chemicals and toxins.

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DEATH ON THE HORIZON

Lake Chad was once one of the greatest and most dynamic wetlands in the world; today it pales in comparison.

Due to irrigation usage, global warming, reduced rainfall, damming of inlet rivers and other human activity, the lake is shrinking; and could all but disappear in as few as two decades.

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GARBAGE OUT

The garbage situation in Africa is getting out of control.

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BLOWING IN THE WIND

Sand and dust storms are one of the most harrowing and dangerous phenomena known to the world. Each year, they leave people lost, disoriented and gasping for air.

They can obscure the sun and reduce visibility to almost zero. They can obliterate roads in a matter of minutes. And they are responsible for causing respiratory problems and numerous deaths every year.

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