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The Death And Life Of Iran's Lake Urmia

<img src=’https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2019/10/10/maximilianmann_urmia-10_wide-92d28f4ae90147e1523981eb74d584027cf7de3d.jpg?s=600’ alt=’Iran’s Lake Urmia has shriveled because of water mismanagement. Photographer Maximilian Mann traveled to northwest Iran to document life in the region. Here, a man walks in what used to be a river to the lake, now just salt.’/>

The massive lake has dried out because of water mismanagement. Photographer Maximilian Mann traveled to northwest Iran to document the disappearing body of water and the people who depend on it.

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