Climate Impact on Snow Extent Variability in Lesotho (Southern Africa)

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by: Stefan Wunderle, Timm Gross, Fabia Husler and Jorg Franke

Why we should care about snow in Lesotho:Water management

- Lesotho represents a water tower contributing approximately 40% of the water to the Orange River. Lesotho's economy relies on water export.

- Due to its high elevation, snow is an important contribution for runoff during winter time.

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