In Kazakhstan, Returning Aral Sea Brings Fish And Hope

The shrinking of the Aral Sea — a man-made environmental disaster that started in the 1960s — devastated fishing communities. But a dam completed in 2005 has allowed water to refill part of the sea in Kazakhstan. One fisherman told RFE/RL’s Kazakh Service how his village has come back to life.
Originally published at – https://www.rferl.org/a/kazakhstan-aral-sea/29435320.html