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"Drought: A Harsh Reality Unveiled in Namibia's Desolate Landscapes" As the scorching sun beats down on the dunes of Namib Naukluft Park

Background imageDrought Collection: Transparent Man Walking in Desert

Transparent Man Walking in Desert
Australian Views Photographers: Donald Iain Smith

Background imageDrought Collection: Old rusty car. Outback Australia

Old rusty car. Outback Australia
Old rusty car with bullet holes in the fender. Outback Australia

Background imageDrought Collection: Cape Buffalo, South Luangwa NP, Zambia

Cape Buffalo, South Luangwa NP, Zambia
A herd of Buffalo (Syncerus caffer) creat a dust cloud on their way to a water hole

Background imageDrought Collection: Um el Ma Oasis, date palms and sand dunes, Libyan Desert, Libya, Sahara, North Africa, Africa

Um el Ma Oasis, date palms and sand dunes, Libyan Desert, Libya, Sahara, North Africa, Africa

Background imageDrought Collection: ZEBRA - in drought landscape

ZEBRA - in drought landscape
CRH-756-Rf-m ZEBRA - in drought landscape Chris Harvey Please note that prints are personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in any way

Background imageDrought Collection: MONTANA: DROUGHT, 1936. Man fleeing drought and grasshoppers in South Carolina

MONTANA: DROUGHT, 1936. Man fleeing drought and grasshoppers in South Carolina, with his Model T Ford on Highway 10, Missoula, Montana. Photograph by Arthur Rothstein, 1936

Background imageDrought Collection: Sand dunes, Namib Desert, Sossusvlei, Namibia

Sand dunes, Namib Desert, Sossusvlei, Namibia

Background imageDrought Collection: Drought - drying pond in 1976 summer drought. Shropshire, UK

Drought - drying pond in 1976 summer drought. Shropshire, UK
JLM-4728 DROUGHT - dried pond 1976 Summer drought, Shropshire, UK John Mason contact details: prints@ardea.com tel: +44 (0) 20 8318 1401

Background imageDrought Collection: Sand dune with grass tuft, Namib Desert, Namibia

Sand dune with grass tuft, Namib Desert, Namibia

Background imageDrought Collection: Sand dunes, Namib Desert, Sossusvlei, Namibia

Sand dunes, Namib Desert, Sossusvlei, Namibia

Background imageDrought Collection: Water shortage and supply: Londons water stores, 1921

Water shortage and supply: Londons water stores, 1921
Seriously depleted by drought: Londons water stores in 1921 for seven million people, spread over 558 square miles.The Thames estuary is viewed looking east, towards the sea

Background imageDrought Collection: Measuring water levels

Measuring water levels
Water level recorder in a river, being adjusted by a scientist. It uses float activation of a gearing assembly to move a pen across a chart drum. The chart drum is driven by a spring-wound clock

Background imageDrought Collection: Serbian Shepherds

Serbian Shepherds
RAINMAKING, SERBIA In times of drought, young Dodoles go from village to village in costumes garnished with foliage, dancing while the peasants water the ground

Background imageDrought Collection: A male lion, a gemsbok and an ostrich during a duststorm in Namibia

A male lion, a gemsbok and an ostrich during a duststorm in Namibia. This was taken near a waterhole in Etosha National Park

Background imageDrought Collection: Dead trees below the dunes in Sossusvlei in Namibia

Dead trees below the dunes in Sossusvlei in Namibia
Dead trees, which are probably hundreds of years old, lying below the apricot-coloured dunes in Deadvlei. This is in the Sossusvlei area of Namib Naukluft Park, Namibia

Background imageDrought Collection: pachycereus marginatus, cactus, mexican fence post cactus

pachycereus marginatus, cactus, mexican fence post cactus
Pachycereus Marginatus Cactus - Mexican fence post cactus Green subject

Background imageDrought Collection: Drought in agricultural fields St. Jean Baptiste, Manitoba, Canada

Drought in agricultural fields St. Jean Baptiste, Manitoba, Canada

Background imageDrought Collection: Drought in agricultural fields St. Jean Baptiste, Manitoba, Canada

Drought in agricultural fields St. Jean Baptiste, Manitoba, Canada

Background imageDrought Collection: Skeleton of a dead goat lies in the veld on a farm near drought-stricken Graaff-Reinet

Skeleton of a dead goat lies in the veld on a farm near drought-stricken Graaff-Reinet
The skeleton of a dead goat lies in the veld on a farm near drought-stricken Graaff-Reinet, South Africa, November 16, 2019. Picture taken November 16 2019. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Background imageDrought Collection: Footprints in Sand Dune, Algondones Dunes Wilderness, California, USA

Footprints in Sand Dune, Algondones Dunes Wilderness, California, USA

Background imageDrought Collection: History of the cafe: Captain Gabriel de Clieu (Declieux, Desclieux) (1687/1678- ca)

History of the cafe: Captain Gabriel de Clieu (Declieux, Desclieux) (1687/1678- ca)
ELD4931852 History of the cafe: Captain Gabriel de Clieu (Declieux, Desclieux) (1687/1678- ca. 1774), instructed by King Louis XIV in 1725 to bring back to Martinique a coffee plant (coffee maker)

Background imageDrought Collection: Cartoon commenting on the water companies fears of a shortage during the hot summer, 19th century

Cartoon commenting on the water companies fears of a shortage during the hot summer, 19th century
5308748 Cartoon commenting on the water companies fears of a shortage during the hot summer, 19th century; (add.info.: Cartoon commenting on the water companies fears of a shortage during the hot)

Background imageDrought Collection: Namibia - Tree in Deadvlei

Namibia - Tree in Deadvlei
Marco Brivio

Background imageDrought Collection: Gambel's quail drinking, USA, Arizona

Gambel's quail drinking, USA, Arizona

Background imageDrought Collection: Gambel's quail drinking, USA, Arizona

Gambel's quail drinking, USA, Arizona

Background imageDrought Collection: Gambel's quail portrait of a male on cactus skeleton, USA, Arizona

Gambel's quail portrait of a male on cactus skeleton, USA, Arizona

Background imageDrought Collection: Elegant trogon searching for a meal, USA, Arizona

Elegant trogon searching for a meal, USA, Arizona

Background imageDrought Collection: The light on the earth

The light on the earth
Juan López Ruiz

Background imageDrought Collection: L'Umaruru en temps de secheresse; Afrique Australe, 1914. Creator: Unknown

L'Umaruru en temps de secheresse; Afrique Australe, 1914. Creator: Unknown
L'Umaruru en temps de secheresse; Afrique Australe, 1914. From "Grande Geographie Bong Illustree", 1914

Background imageDrought Collection: Terrain argileux crevasse la chaleur; Afrique du nord, 1914. Creator: Jules Gervais-Courtellemont

Terrain argileux crevasse la chaleur; Afrique du nord, 1914. Creator: Jules Gervais-Courtellemont
Terrain argileux crevasse la chaleur; Afrique du nord, 1914. From "Grande Geographie Bong Illustree", 1914

Background imageDrought Collection: Praying for Rain in Northern India; A Hindu Fakir Invoking the Gods, 1891. Creator: Unknown

Praying for Rain in Northern India; A Hindu Fakir Invoking the Gods, 1891. Creator: Unknown
Praying for Rain in Northern India; A Hindu Fakir Invoking the Gods, 1891. From "The Graphic. An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper", Volume 44. July to December, 1891

Background imageDrought Collection: The kind of work drought refugees and Mexicans do in the Imperial Valley, California, 1937

The kind of work drought refugees and Mexicans do in the Imperial Valley, California, 1937. Creator: Dorothea Lange
The kind of work drought refugees and Mexicans do in the Imperial Valley, California. Planting cantaloupe

Background imageDrought Collection: On location of Resettlement Administration film near Bakersfield, California, 1935

On location of Resettlement Administration film near Bakersfield, California, 1935. Creator: Dorothea Lange
On location of Resettlement Administration film near Bakersfield, California. Three brothers, drought refugees from Texas (note water barrel)



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"Drought: A Harsh Reality Unveiled in Namibia's Desolate Landscapes" As the scorching sun beats down on the dunes of Namib Naukluft Park, a hauntingly beautiful yet desolate scene unfolds. The once vibrant landscape now stands as a testament to the relentless grip of drought. Towering sand formations, like ancient sentinels, stretch endlessly towards the horizon. In 1936, Arthur Rothstein captured an eerie sight over the Texas panhandle—a dust storm swirling ominously amidst barren fields. This image serves as a stark reminder of how they are ravage entire regions, leaving devastation in its wake. The Great Depression era saw another poignant portrayal of drought's impact through Dorothea Lange's iconic photograph "Migrant Mother. " It depicts anguish etched upon a mother's face as she struggles to provide for her family during these challenging times. Even wildlife bears witness to nature's wrath. Amidst a fierce dust storm in Namibia, a male lion roams alongside gemsboks and ostriches—symbols of resilience against adversity. A transparent man walking through an arid desert symbolizes humanity grappling with water scarcity—a plight that affects countless lives worldwide. In Australia's Outback, an old rusty car stands abandoned—an emblematic relic of communities left parched by prolonged dry spells. Sossusvlei unveils yet another heartbreaking spectacle—the lifeless remains of trees beneath towering dunes. Nature weeps silently at this loss while reminding us of our responsibility to protect precious resources. Amidst this crisis, Gladys Berejiklian makes an important water announcement—highlighting urgent measures needed to combat drought and safeguard future generations from its devastating consequences. Traveling back in time to Montana during 1936 reveals another chapter in America’s struggle with drought—a man fleeing both parched lands and swarming grasshoppers; his determination mirroring the resilience of those who refuse to succumb.