Stunning places which may disappear soon
Posted on 01/06/2017

EnvironmentItaly

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Our planet is a beautiful place filled with millions of species and a stunning range of landscapes, from bright sandy beaches to the secret wildernesses of the snow capped mountains. But, unless world leaders act now to address global warming, these places won't be here forever. Official estimates predict that temperatures will have risen to 6C by 2100, so make these locations a priority before it's too late.

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  • The Dead Sea
    The Dead Sea

    The famous attraction is dwindling into nothing, having shrunk by a third with water levels dropping by some 30 feet in the last 40 years. Mining and water diversion from the river Jordan (the sea's only water source), are at the heart of the problem with more than 2 billion gallons of water being lost each year.

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