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Lago Izabal

21 Oct

Sand Bay-Jardin Botanico-Vinas del Lago-Salvador Gaviota-Playa 097

The largest lake in Guatemala, Lago Izabal is a magnificent expanse of water, surrounded by lush jungle and high mountains.  It is beautiful, and the center of one of the most important watersheds in Central America.  Yet it is being polluted at an increasingly alarming rate, and I wonder who will protect this natural beauty for future generations?