Watch this BBC report on the problem and answer the 5 questions below.
2. Why have the Peruvian glaciers reduced by 40% in the last decade?
3. The water from the glaciers is used by the locals for what?
4. How much has the temperature in the high Andes increased by since 1951?
5. What is causing this rise in temperature?
Answers in the comments section.
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