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The Aral Sea Fact file:

Location: Central Asia, between Kazakhstan and
Uzbekistan

History: Prior to the shallowing, the Aral Sea was the fourth largest
lake in the world. It had ports, fish plants and fishing boats floated on
the Aral Sea. The Aral Sea began to shallow in the 60s,…

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In Uzbekistan the future isn't as positive it is unlikely it will be saved as the water which would
be used to fill it up is needed to grow cotton which the economy of Uzbekistan is heavily
dependant on
2 main rivers are controlled by other countries and the area…

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