Line in the Sand (2001)

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Travels to Alashan in the Mongolian Autonomous Region of China where the traditional grassland ecosystem is being eaten away by the desert. Every year more than 1000 square kilometres of steppe disappears under the sand. Now experts are working together to find the cause of this desertification and ways with which to lessen the impact of the local population on this fragile ecosystem.

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