Big Skies @ Lake Pukaki
Photo of the Day - Tonle Sap From Above
Lake Pukaki is
a glacial lake in the South Island of New Zealand. The deep blue
skies, amazing clouds, and beautiful blue of lake makes for a pretty
Every year the Mekong River backs up and increases the size of Tonle
Sap, the largest lake in Southeast Asia, from 2700 to 16000 square km.
A prime breeding ground for fish, Tonle Sap is responsible for 75% of
Cambodia's inland fish catch, and 60% of it's protein intake.
Unfortunately, pollution (you can see in green), and planned dams along
the Mekong threaten the lake, and the people who depend on it.