Members THE DEAD SEA IS DYING

The level of the Dead Sea is receding—slowly but inevitably—more than one meter per year.

By Israel Today Staff |
DEAD SEA Photo: Edi Israel/Flash90

 This beautiful desert landscape at the lowest place on earth, a testimony to God’s judgment at Sodom and Gomorrah, could be lost forever.

 

So far, every attempt by the Israeli government and environmental organizations to stop the evaporation of the healing, mineral-rich saltwater has failed. The source of the problem is the growing population in the arid Middle East...

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