The long neck is curled first. It’s not as simple as that, it’s just as simple as that. The slender legs get tired: they bend in half as if they were broken in two, and everything else kneels on top of them. Only then does the whole body fall to the ground in the midst of the unquenchable mud. Giraffes at Kenya’s Zabuli Wildlife Sanctuary have died in the heat of the water. Six of the images from The Guardian are lying on the ground, but there are more than 4,000 hazardous samples. Mistake of drought that has plagued the country for months: Since last September, there has been a thirty per cent drop in subsequent rainfall over reservoirs, fields and wildlife. Exhausted, lean, dehydrated. They fall to the ground one after the other, and farmers move away from the area of the rivers where they now live to irrigate their crops. If the drought continues, the risk is that the conflict between man and nature will push the water out.
An open cemetery with abandoned corpses in the crevices of dry land. The decayed skin, which barely covers the skeleton, and those heads are near exhausted. You can see from the rest of their faces that they died of starvation. And more cruel. And the life that the dust and heat slowly leave them. After wandering without power and purpose.
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