Combating Climate Change and Protecting the Livelihood of Rural Communities Through Watershed Restoration

January 24, 2020  |   |  Add a comment»

by Jenna Saldana, Dick Whitmore and Mark Sullivan WATER IS LIFE Water is life. But, across Nicaragua, rampant deforestation for cattle, agriculture, and timber extraction is resulting in less water. Streams that once flowed year round are now seasonally dry. Community wells are drying up in deforested communities in the northern and central regions of…