Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Lake Ngami growing

The 2011's record Okavango flood has caused Lake Ngami to grow to a size not seen for many years. Currently the lake is about 240 square kilometers in size, being 34 km long and 7 km wide. Daily progress of the growing lake can be followed on the O.R.I. website ( or on the NASA website that features free daily MODIS images. ( Shown here is a recent image extracted from that site.

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