Peru's tropical glaciers under climate threat

In bastion of world's tropical glaciers, Peru's vital source of water is disappearing at alarming rate.

    The South American country of Peru boasts 70 percent of the world’s tropical glaciers.

    But the glaciers, which are crucial to the country's water supply, are disappearing at unprecedented rates.

    Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from the Andes mountains in Peru.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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