Climate & Environment

Once gushing with water, Nepal’s springs are rapidly drying up

Springs across the mid-hills have been losing water for decades, but things have gotten worse since the twin earthquakes four years ago.
Women and children spend hours every day filling their jars with water in Sangachok, Sindhupalchok. Arpan Shrestha/TKP
Marissa Taylor
Published at : November 29, 2019
Updated at : December 9, 2019 11:15

Marissa Taylor

Marissa Taylor is a Kathmandu-based journalist. She mostly writes on environment, biodiversity conservation and public health.