Press Coverage

The following are articles written about EcoPeace and our ongoing involvement in issues related to the Dead Sea, including the ‘Red Dead Canal’ project.

[For publications relevant to this project, click here]

2017

March 21, 2017, DW German news
Can the dying Dead Sea be saved?
by Greg Norman

March 17, 2017, i24 news
Daily Dose –  Earth View (Dead Sea item)
with Yael Lavie, and Daniel Roth

February 15, 2017, Science Alert
28 People Swam Across the Dead Sea to Prove a Point About the Environment
by Talia Lakritz

February 13, 2017, Times of Israel
As the Dead Sea dries, its collapsing shores force a return to nature
by Melanie Lidman

February 9, 2017, Business Insider
People swam in the deadliest sea on Earth to prove a point about the environment
by Talia Lakritz

 

2016

December 15, 2016, Calcalist (Hebrew)
Reviving the Dead Sea
by Ari Livsker

December 14, 2016, i24 News (French)
Do we have the power to save the Dead Sea?
by Paul Amar

December 5, 2016, Fokus Jerusalem (German TV)
Dead Sea Swim
(Scroll to Minute 12:30)

November 29, 2016, International Business Times
Dead Sea: Here’s why it’s nearing inevitable death!
by Nupur Jha

November 27, 2016, The Weather Network
The dying Dead Sea: Why it’s drying up at an alarming rate
by Reuters

November 24, 2016, The Tech Times
The Dead Sea Is Dying: World’s Saltiest Salt Lake Shrinking 3 Feet Every Year, Says Environmental Group
By Kalyan Kumar

November 23, 2016, International Business Times
Why Is the Dead Sea Dying? World’s Lowest Point Drying Out At Alarming Rate
By Himanshu Goenka

November 23, 2016, News Blaze
Dead Sea Shrinking at Alarming Rate
By Mina Fabulous

 
SPECIAL: A compilation of media coverage of the DEAD SEA SWIM event, held on November 15, 2016 – a first time ever event that EcoPeace helped to organize:

DEAD SEA SWIM CLIP – by Tsafrir Or

DEAD SEA SWIM CLIP – by MadSwimmers

November 22, 2016, Pretoria East Rekord
Local sets new record for lowest swim in history

November 21, 2016, Czech TV
The Dead Sea is Dying Quickly

November 20, 2016, Travelers Today
Dead Sea Receives Rescue By Swimmers And Organizations; Raises Awareness On Sea’s Degradation
by Jeon Camille

November 19, 2016, Jerusalem Post
The Dead Sea’s right to life
by Amotz Asa-el

November 18, 2016, Channel 10 Israel TV (Hebrew)
At the Lowest Place on Earth: A group of swimmers swam across the Dead Sea for the first time – in impossible conditions
by Itai Vered

November 18, 2016, Yisrael Hayom (Hebrew)
A Sea Legend
by Ron Pony

November 17, 2016, Maariv (Hebrew)
Fix what we destroyed: Swam from Jordan to Israel and made history
by Tamar Dressler

November 17, 2016, NOS Netherlands (Dutch)
The Dead Sea Swim is “absolutely crazy, but fantastic”
from Reuters

November 17, 2016, B92 (Serbian)
Swimmers: 7 hours of agony for a historic endeavor
Source: PUnkufer.hr

November 17, 2016, RAI TV (Italian)
Dead Sea Swim
(scroll to minute 14:10)

November 17, 2016, Stuff (New Zealand)
Kiwi Kim Chambers among swimmers who made first Dead Sea crossing in eco campaign
Nir Elias

November 17, 2016, The Insider
People swam in the deadliest sea on Earth to prove a point about the environment
by Talia Lakrtiz

November 16, 2016, Internazionale (Italian)
Swim for the Environment

November 16, 2016, TGcom24 (Italian)
30 swimmers sound the alarm bell about the declining Dead Sea

November 16, 2016, Al Jazeera
Dead Sea swim spotlights environmental concerns
by Tony Birtley

November 15, 2016, Associated Press
Swimmers complete 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea (1st item)
by Sam McNeil

November 15, 2016, Associated Press
Swimmers complete 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea (2nd item)
by Sam McNeil

November 15, 2016, Reuters
Braving the Dead Sea (1st item – photos & captions)
Photographer Nir Elias

November 15, 2016, Reuters
Swimmers brave first Dead Sea crossing in eco campaign (2nd item – photos & text)
by Nir Elias

November 15, 2016, CNN
Dead Sea dip: Swimmers endure salty agony to highlight disappearing wonder
by Oren Liebermann

November 15, 2016, Chicago Tribune
Swimmers complete 7-hour crawl across salty, shrinking Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, BBC
Swimmers attempt to cross Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, The Independent
Swimmers cross Dead Sea to highlight shrinking water surface
by Gabriel Samuels

November 15, 2016, The Telegraph
Swimmers complete seven-hour journey across shrinking Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, CBS News
Swimmers complete 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea
by AP

November 15, 2016, Business Insider
Swimmers brave first Dead Sea crossing in eco campaign
by Nir Elias

November 15, 2016, The Times of Israel
Swimmers prove their salt in 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea
video by Iacopo Luzi

November 15, 2016, USA Today
Group Tries to Swim Across the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Jerusalem Post
Swimmers campaign to save Dead Sea from disappearing
by Sharon Udasin

November 15, 2016, Mail Online
Swimmers Complete 7-hour Crawl Across Shrinking Dead Sea
by AP

November 15, 2016, Daily News of Open Water Swimming
EcoPeace Sees Swimmers’ Global Support Of The Dead Sea

November 16, 2016, The Daily News of Open Water Swimming
Jackie Cobell Continues Swims In Unprecedented Locations

November 15, 2016, Middle East Online
Swimmers cross shrinking Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Fox News
Swimmers attempt 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea
by AP

November 15, 2016, Haaretz
Swimmers cross Dead Sea for first time, carefully
by Uri Talshir

November 15, 2016,Haaretz (Hebrew)
Swimming 16 km from Jordan to Israel in the lowest, saltiest place on Earth
by Uri Tashlir

November 15, 2016, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
In order to save it: First time ever swimmers cross the Dead Sea
by Alexandra Lokesh and Ilana Korial

November 15, 2016, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
They did the impossible: for the first time ever, swimmers swam across the Dead Sea
by Yair Kraus

November 15, 2016, Davar Rishon (Hebrew)
The Disappearing Sea

November 15, 2016, 93fm radio (Hebrew)
A group of International Swimmers risk their lives and swim across the Dead Sea
by Tzvi Hadas

November 15, 2016, Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea is receding by 1.2 meters a year: 30 swimmers from around the world swam across the Dead Sea today
by Guy Kotev

November 15, 2016, Radio 99 (Hebrew)
Crossing the Dead Sea – 30 swimmers from around the world swam across the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Israel Today (Hebrew)
Making History to Save a Disappearing Sea

November 15, 2016, Mood Reshet TV (Hebrew)
Risked their lives swimming from Jordan to Israel

November 15, 2016, Channel 1 TV (Hebrew)
Six o’clock with Sivan Rahav Meir – Dead Sea Swim
(scroll to minute 29:00)

November 15, 2016, Shvoong (Hebrew)
After a 7-hour swim in the Dead Sea: “We are the last generation that can stop the demise of the Dead Sea”
by Erin Hershlag

November 15, 2016, Shvoong (item #2) (Hebrew)
Making History: 30 swimmers swimming across the Dead Sea from Jordan to Israel
by Danny Burshevsky

November 15, 2016, Khaberni (Arabic)
Swimmers swim across the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Al Rai (Arabic)
Swimmers crossing the Dead Sea for the first time

November 15, 2016, Panet (Arabic)
From Jordan to Israel .. activists swim across the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, ARD German TV (German)
Environmental Activists at the Dead Sea (scroll to minute 5:00)

November 15, 2016, ARD German News (German)
Floating through the Dead Sea
by Susanne Glass

November 16, 2016, Fokus Jerusalem (German)
Extreme swimmers cross the Dead Sea
by Tanja Dennig

November 15, 2016, ZDF TV (German)
Swimming for the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Frankfurter Rundschau (German)
Swimming against desolation
by Inge Gunther

November 15, 2016, RTVE Spanish TV (Spanish)
Save the Dead Sea (scroll to minute 17:02)
by Oscar Mijallo

November 15, 2016, Polish News (Polish)
They swam across the Dead Sea to save it

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August 17, 2016, PBS
The Death of the Dead Sea
by Elisa Oddone

June 22, 2016, Ammon News
17 cos bid in Red-Dead Sea pipeline tender

June 17, 2016, BBC
Dead Sea drying: A new low-point for Earth
by Kevin Connolly

June 3, 2016, Virign.com
The Dead Sea Swim Challenge: A bottom-up effort to save a natural wonder

May 12, 2016, Fokus Jerusalem (German – video link)
The environmental challenges at the Dead Sea (begin at minute 13:00)

May 10, 2016, Globes
94 cos buy Red-Dead Sea pipeline tender papers
by Hedy Cohen

April 25, 2016, Jewish Journal
Discovering the Dead Sea from a Different, Not-So-Distant Shore
by Barbara Kreiger

March 21, 2016, Nrg.co.il (Hebrew)
Serious report exposes: “The Dead Sea is on the Verge of Clinical Death”
by Yair Krauss

March 21, 2016, Globes
EcoPeace slams Med-Dead Sea conduit
by Hedy Cohen

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2015

December 7, 2015, Haaretz
Israel-Jordan Water Pipeline Plan Shelved
(full article here)
by Noa Shpigel

December 5, 2015, Der Spiegel (German)
Mega channel from the Red Sea: The Dead Sea is revived
by Ulrike Putz

December 3, 2015, The Jewish Chronicle
Red Sea water to ‘save’ Dead Sea
by Nathan Jaffay

December 3, 2015, Albawaba
Israel, Jordan’s Red Sea-Dead Sea water sharing project goes to tender despite controversies

December 2, 2015, Globes
Tender published for Red-Dead Sea canal
by Hedy Cohen

December 2, 2015, Telegraphic Times
Israel and Jordan Issue Joint Tender to Save Shrinking Dead Sea
by Elias Hubbard

December 1, 2015, i24 TV news
Israel, Jordan, Unveil Joint Venture to Replenish Dead Sea
The News Today with Lucy Aharish

November 26, 2015, RFI
Climate change: the Dead Sea is shrinking
by Ibrahim Husseini

November 9, 2015, Stefanie Zobl blog (German)
Jordan and Dead Sea: Water Crisis in the Middle East
by Stefanie Zob

September 3, 2015, Walla News (Hebrew)
Sinkholes Threat Worsens at the Dead Sea
by Adi Hashmona’i

September 2, 2015, France TV (French)
The Dead Sea is Dying
by Franck Genauzeau

August 28, 2015, Al Jazeera
The Dead Sea is Dying
by Creede Newton

August 27, 2015, GhanaWeb
Water levels dropping, the Dead Sea is dying

August 25, 2015, The Straights Times
Dead sea dying?
by Jonathan Pearlman

August 25, 2015, The Straights Times
Plan for Red Sea water to save Dead Sea
by Jonathan Pearlman

July 3, 2015, Bayern2 Wissen German Radio (German)
The Red Sea to the Dead Sea – a gigantic project
by Markus Köbnik

April 1, 2015, Maarive Magazine (Hebrew)
Turning Water (page 1) / (page 2)
by Tamar Dressler

April 16, 2015, Catholic On Line
Dead Sea dying as the River Jordan dries up

April 6, 2015, Le Monde (French)
The disastrous craters of the Dead Sea
by Marie de Vergès

March 31, 2015, Art Bell
Thousands of Sinkholes Open at Edge of Dead Sea

March 29, 2015, CNN
Is the Dead Sea Dying? (The Wonder List)
by Bill Weir

March 23, 2015, i24 News
Lowest place on earth getting lower and lower

March 19, 2015, Washington Post
Massive, multiplying sinkholes in the Dead Sea
by Nick Kirkpatrick

March 19, 2015, Yahoo News
‘Nature’s revenge’: Huge sinkholes burst open on banks of Dead Sea as water dries up
By Michael Walsh

March 17, 2015, Global Water Intelligence
Red-Dead link still far off, despite agreement

March 17, 2015, ABC News
Massive Sinkholes Break Open As Dead Sea Shrivels (see video here)
by Molly Hunger

March 14, 2015, Czech TV (Czech)
Red 2 Dead
by Jakub Szanto

March 13, 2015, World Politics Review
Israel-Jordan Water Deal Is No Way to Save the Dead Sea
by Russell Sticklor

March 13, 2015, Ammon News
Israel-Jordan Water Deal Is No Way to Save the Dead Sea
from World Politics Review

March 13, 2015, Deutsche Welle
Environmentalists fear harm from Dead Sea pipeline

March 6, 2015, +972 Magazine
Red-Dead pipeline is the wrong answer, politically and environmentally
by Keren Simons

March 1, 2015, Tel Aviv Radio
A plan to save the Dead Sea may do more harm than good

February 27, 2015, Circle of Blue Water News
Israel and Jordan Agree to Share Water, But Fall Short of Saving Dead Sea
by Kaye LaFond

February 27, 2015, Newsweek
Israel and Jordan Sign ‘Historic’ $900 Million Deal to Save the Dead Sea
by Conor Gaffay

February 27, 2015, Jerusalem Post
Israel, Jordan sign historic plan to save Dead Sea
by Sharon Udasin

February 26, 2015, The Marker (Hebrew)
Red Dead project signed between Israel and Jordan; Environmental organizations: cheaper solutions exist
by Ora Koren

February 26, 2015, Mako (Hebrew)
Red Dead project begins…

February 26, 2015, Nana 10 News (Hebrew)
Israel and Jordan sign an agreement on the Red Dead Canal project
by Nick Koliochin

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2014

October, 2014, Newton (German)
Dead Sea section – (video) – FoEME’s Abed Rahman Sultan being interviewed

July 20, 2014, Neuron Observer (Arabic)
EcoPeace Views on the Red-Dead Canal Project

May 8, 2014, Thethirdpole.net
Israel, Jordan and Palestine agreement won’t save the Dead Sea
by Ido Liven

April 27, 2014, CBS News, Sunday Morning Show
Is the Dead Sea really dead?
by Clarissa Ward

February 20, 2014, Nautilus Science Magazine
The Dead Sea Lives!
by Pamela Weintraub

February 7, 2014, Globo reporter, Brazilian TV (Portuguese)
Emptying the Dead Sea generates holes of more than 20 meters!

January 5, 2014, Jerusalem Post
Red Dead Fairy Tales
by Gidon Bromberg

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2013

December 18, 2013, Walla! New (Hebrew)
Premature celebration? World Bank official says no funding for the pilot Red Dead
by Amir Tibon

December 16, 2013, Israel TV program; Closing Accounts (Hebrew)
The Red Dead
(scroll to minute 22:37)

December 16, 2013, Al Monitor
Israel-Jordan water agreement not worth the hype
by Daoud Kuttab

December 14, 2013, The Economist
Emptying Out

December 13, 2013, The Marker (Hebrew)
The Nightmare Canal: the water to be discharged into the Dead Sea – too little and very damaging
by Gidon Bromberg

December 13, 2013, Skoll World Forum
Water Issues Can Play a Leading Role in the Middle East Peace Process
by Gidon Bromberg, Munqeth Mehyar and Nader Khateeb

December 13, Chinese TV
Dead Sea Deal
by Stephanie Fried

December 11, 2013, Times of Israel
The Red Dead Pipe Dream
Op-Ed by Gidon Bromberg

December 11, 2013, Al Jazeera
Middle East: The politics of water 

December 10, 2013, Middle East Online
Water-sharing deal: Palestinians and Israel overcome one of many obstacles

December 10, 2013, Al Arabiya
Israel, Jordan, Palestinians sign ‘historic’ water agreement
by Al Arabiya Staff

December 10, 2013, Jerusalem Post
Israel, Jordan, PA sign trilateral agreements to ‘swap’ and share water
by Sharon Udasin

December 9, 2013, The Guardian
Dead Sea neighbours agree to pipeline to pump water from Red Sea
by Harriet Sherwood

December 9, 2013, BBC News
Mid-East governments sign Red Sea-to-Dead Sea water deal

December 9, 2013, New York Times
A Rare Middle East Agreement, on Water
by Isabel Kirshner

December 9, 2013, Bloomberg News
Israel, Jordan, Palestinians in Water-Sharing Pilot Plan
by Gwen Ackerman

December 9, 2013, Los Angeles Times
Israel, Jordan and Palestinians sign accord on water cooperation
by Batsheva Sobelman

December 9, 2013, Sky News
Red Sea Water Could Save Shrinking Dead Sea

December 9, 2013, The Telegraph
Israel claims ‘historic’ water agreement will save Dead Sea
by Robert Tait

December 9, 2013, The Times of Israel
Israel, Jordan, PA agree to build Red Sea-Dead Sea link
by Yifa Yaakov

December 9, 2013, Financial Times
Israel, Jordan and Palestinians to sign regional water agreement
by John Reed

December 9, 2013, Global Post
Israel, Jordan, Palestinians to sign Red Sea-Dead Sea deal
by AFP

December 9, 2013, Green Prophet
Jordan, the PA and Israel trade water from the Red and Sea of Galilee
by Karin Kloosterman

December 9, 2013, Yahoo News
Israel, Jordan, Palestinians ink water-sharing deal
by AFP

December 9, 2013, International Business Times
Israel, Palestine and Jordan Sign Water Agreement To Save The Dead Sea
by Eric Brown

December 9, 2013, Haaretz
Israel-Jordan water deal inked, but worries about Dead Sea remain
by Zafrir Rinat

December 9, 2013, Maan News Agency
PA, Israel, and Jordan to sign Red Sea-Dead Sea deal

December 9, 2013, Maariv (Hebrew)
No Help for the Dead Sea
No Connection to saving the Dead Sea
by Aviv Lavie

December 9, 2013, Walla News (Hebrew)
A populist adventure? A pipe that will save the Dead Sea?
by Adi Hashmona’i

December 9, 2013, Israel Hayom (Hebrew)
The Red Dead is going forward: a water arrangement being signed in Washington
by Hezi Shternlicht

November 17, 2013, Huffington Post
10 Places to See Before They’re Gone

November 14, 2013, Globes
Senior at the Dead Sea Works: the State can determine 50% royalties in 2030 (Hebrew)
Israel Chemicals exec: Royalties can’t be raised (English)

October 11, 2013, BBC News
Project to replenish Dead Sea water levels confirmed
by Jeremy Howell

August 31, 2013, China Daily
Red-Dead sea plan raises eco concerns
by Ido Levin

August 30, 2013, MySinChew
Dead Sea, Red Sea plan raises environmental hackles
by Ido Levin

August 27, 2013, Oman Tribune
Greens see red over ‘Red-Dead’ project
by AFP

August 26, 2013, Al Arabiya
Dead Sea, Red Sea plan raises environmental hackles
by AFP

August 26, 2013, Phys.org
Dead Sea, Red Sea plan raises environmental hackles
by Ido Liven

August 22, 2013, Ynet (Hebrew)
Negotiations on Water Exchanges between Israel and Jordan
by Ro’i Kais
Article in English: Jordan, Israel in advanced talks on water deal

August 20, 2013, Jerusalem Post
Jordanian PM: Sell future desalinated water to Israel, purchase more Kinneret water
by Sharon Udasin

July 3, 2013, International Venture Capital Post
Israel Chemicals agrees to move Dead Sea salt for US$1 Billion
IVCPOST Staff Reporter

July 3, 2013, San Fransisco Chronicle
Israel Chemicals Moves Dead Sea Salt for $1 Billion: Commodities
by David Wainer (Bloomberg)

July 3, 2013, Bloomberg
Israel Chemicals Moves Dead Sea Salt for $1 Billion
by David Wainer

June 2, 2013, SunPod (German)
Interview: Gundi Shachal, Friends of the Earth Middle East, on the Dead Sea
by Michael Bonke

May 26, 2013, Faz.net (German)
Better Red Than Dead
by Hans Christian Rossle

May 24, 2013, Calcalist (Hebrew)
Quality of Life Instead of Budget Cuts
by David Schorr

[Reproduced with permission from International Environment Reporter, 36 INER 614 (May 8, 2013). Copyright 2013 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033)]
May 8, 2013, Bloomberg BNA / International Environment Report
Jordanian Representative to Water Committee Calls for Dead Sea Industrial Water Fees
by Jenny David

April 2013, French ARTE TV
Que vive la mer morte
by Germain Guterez

April 29, 2013, The Marker (Hebrew)
The Greens standards for the Red Dead Canal
by Rafi Benvenisti

April 25, 2013, Haaretz
Jordanian official confirms support for Red Sea-Dead Sea Conduit
(click here for the article in Hebrew)
by Zafrir Rinat

April 19, 2013, de Volkskrant (Dutch)
Mega project between Israelis, Palestinians, Jordanians
by Adriaan Bloemendaal

April 17, 2013, Epoch Times
Saving the Dead Sea Could Mean Changing it Irrevocably
By Michal Bleibtreu Neeman
San Francisco edition
New York edition
Ottawa, Canada edition

April 11, 2013, Middle Eastern notebook (Spanish blog)
A Canal to save the Dead Sea… or to destroy it
by Carmen Rengel

April 3, 2013, Bretton Woods
‘Undesirable’ Red-Dead canal deemed “feasible”
by Bretton Woods project

March 13, 2013, Yediot Aharonot (Hebrew)
Drying up the Sea
by Amir Ben David

March 8, 2013, International Business Times
$10 Billion Red Sea-Dead Sea Middle East Water Project Roiling, Again, Israel, Palestinians, And Jordan
by Vanessa O’Brien

March 8, 2013, The Marker (Hebrew)
Not only money talks: Social protest sabotages the sale of the Dead Sea
by Hagai Amit

March 4, 2013, National Geographic News Watch
Desalinating Holy Waters with the Red Sea-Dead Sea Conveyance
by Jay Famiglietti

March 1, 2013, Haaretz (Hebrew)
Can the Dead Sea be saved without hurting the environment?
by Zafrir Rinat

February 27, 2013, Scientific American
Environmental concerns reach fever pitch over plan to link Red Sea to Dead Sea
by Josie Glausiusz and Nature Magazine

February 27, 2013, Nature – International Weekly Journal of Science
Environmental concerns reach fever pitch over plan to link Red Sea to Dead Sea
by Josie Glausiusz

February 27, 2013, Inter Press Service News Agency
Peace and Dead Sea at a New Low
by Pierre Klochendler

February 25, 2013, Inter Press Service News Agency
More Dead than Red
by Pierre Klochendler

February 21, 2013, Die Zeit (German)
The Thirsty Salt Lake (page 1) / (page 2)
by Inka Reichert

February 20, 2013, Jerusalem Post
Spar erupts over proposed Red-Dead Sea pipeline
by Sharon Udasin

February 19, 2013, Israel Channel 10 TV (Hebrew)
On the World Bank’s Public Hearing Regarding the ‘Red Dead Canal’ Feasibility Studies
London and Kirschenbaum program

February 19, 2013, Galei Tzahal (Hebrew)
Today the Red Dead Canal project officially presented to the voice of the objectors
by Yael Amit

February 15, 2013, Haaretz (Hebrew)
The Israeli Ministry of Environment and the Greens: the Red Dead Canal will hurt the Dead Sea
by Zafrir Rinat

February 13, 2013, Jerusalem Post
Environmentalists slam Red-Dead Sea plan
by Sharon Udasin

February 13, 2013, Forbes Israel (Hebrew)
Who will stop the Red Dead Canal before the point of no return?
by Aviv Lavie

February 12, 2013, Washington Post
Israel Environment Ministry Urges Caution on Dead Sea Pipeline
by Gwen Ackerman

February 3, 2013, Nature Middle East
World Bank backs Red-Dead Sea canal
by Ola Al-Ghazawy

January 23, 2013, News 24
Red Sea could save shrinking Dead Sea

January 17, 2013, Reuters
Red Sea-Dead Sea link feasible, World Bank says
by Ari Rabinovitch

January 17, 2013, Jerusalem Post
World Bank: Red-Dead Pipeline is Feasible
by Sharon Udasin

January 17, 2013, NRG. co.il (Hebrew)
For the first time in a decade, the Dead Sea level rose
by Dalia Mazori

January 16, 2013, Haaretz
Is the Red Sea-Dead Sea canal about to become reality?
by Zafrir Rinat

January 16, 2013, Haaretz (Hebrew)
World Bank Decision: Red Dead Canal Feasible
by Zafrir Rinat

January 16, 2013, Ynet.co.il
World Bank says Red Dead Canal Feasible (Hebrew)
World Bank says Red Dead Canal Feasible (English)
by Alfi Sha’uli

January 16, 2013, Bloomberg News
World Bank Says Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Pipeline Feasible
by Gwen Ackerman

January 16, 2013, United Press International
World Bank says Dead Sea project feasible

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2012

December 6, 2012, Radio Eilat (Hebrew)
FoEME’s Michal Sagive on the Dead Sea and Red Dead Conduit

December 5, 2012, The Times of Israel
Jordan reportedly drops out of Dead Sea canal project
by Stuart Winer

December 5, 2012, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Jordan backs out of the Red Dead Canal project
by Adi Hashmona’i

November 4, 2012, Bloomberg News
ICL Drops as Sale to Potash Corp. Is Seen More Unlikely
By Shoshanna Solomon

November 3, 2012, The Times of India
Dead Sea perishing at record rate

November 2, 2012, Earthweek
Dead Sea Dying at Record Pace

October 29, 2012, Pacific Standard
The Dead Sea is Shrinking Faster Than Ever
by Vince Beiser

October 29, 2012, OOSKA News
Industry Leading Cause for Lowest Dead Sea Levels

October 28, 2012, The Independent
Is the Dead Sea dying? Water loss continues at record rate
by Gwen Ackerman

October 26, 2012, The New York Times
On Our Radar: A Diminished Dead Sea
by the New York Times

October 23, 2012, San Francisco Chronicle
Dead Sea Water Loss Grows With Potash Makers Demand: Commodities
by Gwen Ackerman

October 23, 2012, Bloomberg News
Dead Sea’s Record Loss Grows With Potash Makers Demand
by Gwen Ackerman

September 12, 2012, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Spencer Tunic Returns to the Dead Sea, Receives Green Globe Award
by NRG staff

September 12, 2012, Megaphone News (Hebrew)
Spencer Tunic on the “Green Globes” Prize: You are the real heroes
by Irit Rozenblum

August 17, 2012, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea is Disappearing:  What is killing the Dead Sea?
by Adi Hashmona’i

July 8, 2012, Israel Radio Reshet Bet (Hebrew)
Red Dead Canal

July 4, 2012, The Marker (Hebrew)
World Bank: Reservations removed for the Red Dead Project

July 4, 2012, Israel Today (Hebrew)
It seems that the Red Dead project will go forward
by Shlomo Tsezna and Dan Levy

July 3, 2012, Green Prophet
Environmentalists: “Explore Alternatives to Red Dead Canal Project”
by Arwa Aburawa

July 3, 2012, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Obstacles removed: Breakthrough for the Red Dead Canal project
by Eli Brandenshtein

May 21, 2012, Environment and Climate in the Middle East
Despite criticism, 2005 plan to move water from Red to Dead Sea still alive – Egypt Independent
by Maggie Hyde

May 21, 2012, Al Ghad (Arabic)
Sinkholes: a gradual ingestion of the agricultural land in the  valley
by Mohammad Aleshiba

May 11, 2012, The Telegraph
Can the Dead Sea be brought back to life?
by Geoffrey Lean

April 6, 2012, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Plauges not mentioned in the Bible: 10 threats facing the environment
by Aviad Poholris

March 23, 2012, Haaretz
West Bank Palestinians see an Israeli roadblock to economic independence
by Shuki Sadeh

March 15, 2012, Epoch Times (Hebrew)
Saline Resuscitaton
by Marlene Aviva Greenfetter

February 20, 2012, Revolve
Jordan River Basin: Beyond the Red-Dead Canal
by Yosra Albakkar & Catherine Brown

February 19, 2012, The Marker (Hebrew)
Israel offers to World Bank to accompany Red Dead project’s implementation
by Ora Koran

February 19, 2012, Energia News (Hebrew)
Israel offers to World Bank to accompnay Red Dead project’s implementation

February 14, 2012, Jerusalem Post
Green groups dissatisfied with Dead Sea budgets
by Sharon Udasin

February 13, 2012, Haaretz (English)
Cabinet okays NIS 830m for Dead Sea tourism, environment
by Zafrir Rinat

February 12, 2012, Nana10 (Hebrew)
The plan won’t save the Dead Sea: it’s like giving aspirin to a cancer patient
by Lior ben David

February 12, 2012, Calcalist (Hebrew)
The plan won’t save the Dead Sea: it’s like giving aspirin to a cancer patient
by Lior ben David

February 12, 2012, Energie News (Hebrew)
The plan includes developing tourism sites…

January 22, 2012, Swiss Radio DRS2, Cultural Channel(German)
Environmentalists are fighting for the Dead Sea
by Judith Wipfler

January 21, 2012, Swiss German Radio DR1 (German)
The Dead Sea Dying?
by Judith Wipfler

January 20, 2012, Swiss Radio DRS2 (German)
The Dead Sea Dying?  (one hour documentary)
by Judith Wipfler

January 19, 2012, Jerusalem Post
‘Dead Sea almost dried up 125,000 years ago’
by Sharon Udasin

January 10, 2012, Jerusalem Post
Environmental advocates blast Dead Sea deal
by Sharon Udasin

January 10, 2012, Jerusalem Post
Cabinet again rejects Dead Sea bill
by Sharon Udasin

January 9, 2012, Energia news (Hebrew)
The government’s decision:  to continue and destroy the Dead Sea

January 9, 2012, Nrg.co.il (Hebrew)
The government against the Dead Sea:  again rejects the bill to rehabilitate it

January 9, 2012, Calcalist (Hebrew)
Legislative Ministerial Committee rejects bill to save the Dead Sea
by Lior Ben David

January 6, 2012, Jerusalem Post
Dead Sea petition reaches 15,000 signatures
by Sharon Udasin

January 6, 2012, Ynetnews.com (English)
Israelis rally to Dead Sea’s aid
by Billie Frenkel
(in Ynet.co.il – Hebrew)

January 5, 2012, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Another chance for the Dead Sea:  will the government protect this wonder?

January 2, 2012, Jerusalem Post
Cabinet approves Dead Sea royalties deal
by Sharon Udasin and Nadav Shemer

January 2, 2012, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
One more victory like this, and we will all lose the Dead Sea
by Youval Arbel

January 1, 2012, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
Agreement reached with Israeli Chemicals will just continue the destruction of the Dead Sea – what is the solution?
by Gidon Bromberg

January 1, 2012, Tashtiot (Hebrew)
Dead Sea: Government confirmed agreement between Israeli Chemicals and Treasury

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2011

December 31, 2011, Epoch Times (Hebrew)
Government meeting to discuss new agreement on royalties of Dead Sea Works
by Marlene Aviva Greenfetter

December 29, 2011, Ynetnews.com
Treasury, DSW compromise over Dead Sea deal
Ynet reporters

December 29, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Deal reached on Dead Sea salt harvest
by Nadav Shemer and Sharon Udasin

December 28, 2011, Tashtiot (Hebrew)
Israel Chemicals will fund 80% of the rehabilitation of the Dead Sea
by Tashtiot Staff

December 28, 2011, nana10 (Hebrew)
Friends of the Earth Middle East: The state is selling the Dead Sea to the tycoons

December 28, 2011, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Criticism to the salt harvest agreement: “the Treasury spit in the public’s face”
by NRG staff

December 28, 2011, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
The hotels, the industry and the money won – The Dead Sea lost
by Avital Lahav

December 28, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Friends of the Earth organization opposes Dead Sea deal
by JPost staff

December 28, 2011, Ynet. co.il (Hebrew)
Dead Sea Decision:  There will ultimately be an Investigation Committee
by Billi Frenkel

December 27, 2011, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
No revenues from the Dead Sea yet, and the ministers are already fighting
by Avital Lahav

December 25, 2011, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
The government attacks the tax agreement: “Raise the tax”
by Avital Lahav

December 7, 2011, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea is dying in front of our eyes, but the government has no time…
by Bili Frenkel

November 2011, Palestine TV (Arabic and English) – video
Dead Sea Part I
Dead Sea Part II
Directed Mutasim Oweiwi c 2

November 25, 2011, Negev News (Hebrew)
As low as it gets
by Oded Bar Meir

November 22, 2011, Ynetnews.com (English)
The Day the Dead Sea Died
by Yair Hasson

November 21, 2011, Hot TV local news (Hebrew)
Funeral for the Dead Sea

November 21, 2011, EcoLife Radio (Hebrew)
Funeral for the Dead Sea

November 22, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Green group stages mock funeral for Dead Sea
by Sharon Udasin

November 21, 2011, Channel 2 TV (Hebrew)
Funeral for the Dead Sea (at minute 6:45)
with Oren Weigenfeld and Lilach Sonin

November 21, 2011, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
The Day the Dead Sea Died: Funeral Procession
by Yair Hasson

November 21, 2011, Nrg.co.il (Hebrew)
With Great Sorrow: Funeral Procession for the Dead Sea
by NRG staff

November 21, 2011, Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
Demonstration opposite the Knesset for the Dead Sea (written item)
On the radio
by Efrat Weiss

November 21, 2011, Galei Tzahal (Hebrew)
Environmental Activists hold a “funeral procession” for the Dead Sea opposite the Knesset
by Dan Dubin

November 21, 2011, Green Prophet
A Funeral for the Dead Sea in Jerusalem today
by Karin Kloosterman

November 21, 2011, Jerusalem Net (Hebrew)
Environmental Activists hold a “funeral procession” for the Dead Sea opposite the Knesset
by Yoni Haziz

November 21, 2011, Tashtiot (Hebrew)
After rejecting proposed bill:  A funeral procession for the Dead Sea opposite the Israeli Parliament

November 21, 2011, JDN (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea:  funeral procession for the Dead Sea opposite the Israeli Parliament
by Reuven Shtein

November 14, 2011, Ynet (Hebrew)
Who is really guilty for the destruction of the Dead Sea?
Op-Ed by Gidon Bromberg

November 11, 2011, The Independent
Now you Dead Sea It…
by Donald MacIntyre

November 11, 2011, Learn From Nature
Water conservation meets promotion : Dead sea to become a Wonder of Nature?

November 11, 2011, Uruguyan TV (Spanish)
Candidate in a coma; The Dead Sea
by Quique Kierszenbaum

November 9, 2011, La Lettre Med (French)
Gidon Bromberg: Issues of Water and Peace
by Christophe Chassaigne

November 3, 2011, Environment & Climate in the Middle East
Henin launches Dead Sea protection bill in Knesset

October 31, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Henin launches Dead Sea protection bill in Knesset
by Sharon Udasin

October 27, 2011, Yediot Aharonot (Hebrew)
For Me, You are the Salt of the Earth
by Ra’anan Shaked

October 24, 2011, The Straits Times (Singapore)
Saving a Tourist Haven
by Jonathan Pearlman

October 12, 2011, Ma’an News (Arabic)
Palestinian campaign for the vote of the Dead Sea as one of the Seven Wonders

October 6, 2011, Walla news (Hebrew)
Dead Sea Receding Slowed in September
by Rami Shani

September 16, 2011, Yediot Hanegev (Hebrew)
Dead Sea Works to Pay for Harvesting?
by Oded Bar Meir

September 5, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Deputy A-G recommends raising Dead Sea Works royalties
by Sharon Udasin

September 4, 2011, Ynet (Hebrew)
Attorney General:  Special tax on Dead Sea Works
by Avital Lahav

September 4, 2011, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Dead Sea Works should pay for salt harvesting
by Noam Sharvit

September 4, 2011, Energia news (Hebrew)
Deputy Attorney General, Avi Licht:  Royalties paid by the Dead Sea Works is low, and getting lower

August 22, 2011, New7Wonders Newsroom
New7Wonders and Friends of the Earth Middle East by Eamonn Fitzgerald

July 21, 2011, Haredi Camp – World news (Hebrew)
Save the Sea from Dying
by Shalom Gantz

July 20, 2011, TIME
The Dead Sea: Deader than Ever and Getting More So
By Karl Vick

July 20, 2011, Leaders Vision
The Dead Sea, and getting more so
by Karl Vick

July 8, 2011, the Engineer (Dutch)
Last Chance – The Dead Sea On a Drip
by Thijs van Velzen

July 6, 2011, BILD Zeitung (German)
Even with all the Dead Sea’s water problems: The hotels on the southern basin are threatened with extinction

July 2, 2011, Ma’ariv (Hebrew)
Salt of the Earth:  What the Dead Sea Works Indusy is NOT telling
by Aviv Lavie

June 29, 2011, Der Spiegel on-line (German)
Hoteliers on the Dead Sea forge rescue plan
by Patrizia Schlosser

June 27, 2011, Jerusalem Post
PM tours Dead Sea to find solutions for water levels
by Sharon Udasin

June 27, 2011, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Before the flooding:  Netanyahu supports salt harvest
by Udi Binder

June 27, 2011, Reshet Bet (Hebrew)
The government will decide who will pay for salt harvesting
by Noam Bar Shalom

June 27, 2011, Energia News (Hebrew)
Netanyahu on nominating staff for Dead Sea solutions

June 27, 2011, News1 (Hebrew)
Netanyahu determines:  will check who pays for salt harvesting
by Ofer Wolfson

June 27, 2011, Reshet Bet Radio / The Color of Money (Hebrew)
FoEME reaction to the DSW image campaign
Noam Bar Shalom

June 26, 2011, Channel 1 TV Evening News (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea Works Image Campaign… with reaction by Michal Sagive

June 23, 2011, Energia News (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea Works Image Campaign…with reaction by Gidon Bromberg

June 16, 2011, EFE Verde (Spanish)
The Dead Sea, a chronicle of a death foretold
by Ana Cárdenes

June 16, 2011, TN (Spanish)
The Dead Sea is Dying

June 16, 2011, La Razon (Spanish)
The Dead Sea is Dying

June 6, 2011, Epoch Times (Hebrew)
Protecting the Dead Sea Hotels from Flooding
by Marlene Aviva Greenfetter

May 31, 2011, Makor Rishon (Hebrew)
Harvesting Salts, Tourism and the Dead Sea
by Avinadav Vitkon

May 24, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Tourism, environment ministers urge Dead Sea salt harvest
by Sharon Udasin and Ben Hartman

May 24, 2011, Maariv Business Section (Hebrew)
Solution according to Mesezmikov and Erdan to Save the Dead Sea:  Harvest Salt
by Uri Binder

May 24, 2011, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
Minister of Tourism on the Dead Sea:  There’s nothing to do there
by Danny Sadeh and Amir Ben David

May 23, 2011, The Marker (Hebrew)
Mesezmikov: The Sollution to the Danger of Flooding of the Dead Sea – harvest the salt – “at the full responsibility of the industries”

May 23, 2011, Nrg.co.il (Hebrew)
Mesezmikov and Erdan recommend: harvest the salt
by Avi Gretsman

May 23, 2011, Passport news (Hebrew)
Decision to immediately harvest the salt, is an historic step for tourism development for Israel
by Michal Miriam

May 22, 2011, Israeli TV Channel 1
Mass Float on the Dead Sea
delivered by Sharon Wexler

May 22, 2011, Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
Mass Float on the Dead Sea w Noam Bar Shalom and Gidon Bromberg
‘Towards Sunday radio program’

May 22, 2011, Walla news (Hebrew)
Hundreds of activitis call to Save the Dead Sea
by Arielle Noi

May 22, 2011, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Floating to Save the Dead Sea
by Uri Bindar

May 22, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Activists stage mass flotation to save Dead Sea
by Sharon Udasin

May 22, 2011, Army Radio (Hebrew)
Mass Float on the Dead Sea (scroll to minute 1:58)

May 22, 2011, Tashtiot (Hebrew)
Hundreds come to float on the Dead Sea, calling to Save the Sea
by Tashtiot

May 22, 2011, Israel Today (Hebrew)
From the Dead Sea to Tel Aviv
by Limor Nisani Shoshani

May 19, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Experts: Dredge all salt fom Dead Sea southern basin
by Sharon Udasin

May 19, 2011, Motke – young people in spirit (Hebrew)
Floating to Save the Dead Sea
by Adi Katz

May 19, 2011, Vesti (Russian)
A World Wonder for the Whole World

May 18, 2011, News1 (Hebrew)
Environment Report: Harvesting Salt – solution to the rising water level (in the Southern Basin of the Dead Sea)
by Meirav Arad

May 18, 2011, Globes (Hebrew)
Minister of Tourism to decide next week:  Harvest Salt or Hotel
by Yuval Azulai

May 18, 2011, Galei Tzahal on-line (Hebrew)
Harvesting Salt Will Save the Hotels?
by Yael Abadi

May 18, 2011, Polasa (Russian)
A Mass Swim “Save our Sea”

May 17, 2011, Israland (Russian)
A Mass Swim “Save our Sea”

May 17, 2011, Haifainfo (Russian)
A Mass Swim “Save our Sea”

May 13, 2011, Yediot Hanegev (Hebrew)
Money Can Buy Honor
by Oded Bar Meir

May 13, 2011, Bokra (Arabic)
Isreal is promoting the Dead Sea as a New World Wonder

May 12, 2011, Al Quds (Arabic)
One million NIS to promote the Dead Sea as a New World Wonder

May 12, 2011, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Lower than the Dead Sea
by Aviv Lavie

May 11, 2011, Haaretz (Hebrew)
9 Million NIS to promote the Dead Sea in the New World Wonder competition
by Yonatan Liss

May 9, 2011, News1 (Hebrew)
The government will promote the Dead Sea as a World Wonder
by Meirav Arad

May 8, 2011, Jerusalem Post
Cabinet approves NIS 8.75m. for Dead Sea PR campaign
by Sharon Udasin

May 8, 2011, Galatz on-line (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea – a world wonder?
by Ailail Shahar and Yael Abadi

May 8, 2011, Ynet (Hebrew)
Friends of the Earth Middle East:  Decision to promote the Dead Sea is populist
by Yael Darel

May 8, 2011, Walla news (Hebrew)
Approved: millions to promote the Dead Sea in the New 7 World Wonders
by Walla Staff

May 8, 2011, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
World wonders competition: The government will promote the Dead Sea
by Eli Brendenshtein

May 8, 2011, The Marker (Hebrew)
Government will invest 8.75 million NIS in campaign to chose the Dead Sea as one of the New 7 World Wonders
by Irit Rosenblum

May 8, 2011, Calcalist (Hebrew)
Government approved: 8.75 million NIS to promote voting the Dead Sea as one of the New 7 World Wonders
by Yasmin Gil

April 5, 2011, AFP
Environment at risk as parched Jordan taps water
by Ahmad Khatib

February 11, 2011, EpochTimes (Hebrew)
Areas considered Biospheres in Israel
by Marlene Aviva Greenfetter

January 30, 2011, Israeli Channel 2 TV (Hebrew)
What is the future of the Dead Sea Hotels?
by Oren Aharoni

January 24, 2011, News1 (Hebrew)
Protest against Minister of Tourism’s plan to prevent the destruction of nature at the Dead Sea
by Meirav Arad

January 23, 2011, The Marker (Hebrew)
Tourism Industry to Minister of Tourism:  Prevent the destruction of nature, tourism and Dead Sea hotels
by Irit Rosenblum

January 23, 2011, Walla! Business Section (Hebrew)
A call to the Minister of Tourism:  Prevent the destruction of tourism at the Dead Sea
by Irit Rosenblum

January 23, 2011, Kan-Naim (Hebrew)
Hotel Industry campaigning against the Minister of Tourism:  Prevent the destruction of nature, tourism and Dead Sea hotels
by Moshe Naim

January 13, 2011 Sheva (Hebrew)
No rush to the Red Dead Canal
by Amos De Vinter

January 9, 2011, Arutz Sheva (Hebrew)
Environmental organizations:  The Red Dead project will destroy the Dead Sea
by Shimon Cohen

January 9, 2011, Lada’at (Hebrew)
The Tycoon’s next theft: Arava and Dead Sea shores
by Hezki Goldberg

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2010

December 30, 2010, Luach HaTzvi (Hebrew)
Opposition to the Ministry of Treasury to move and rebuild 6 hotels on the shores of the Dead Sea
by Hagar Shmueli

December 29, 2010, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
A broad coalition against the destruction of Dead Sea Hotels
by nrg staff

December 14, 2010, Ha’aretz (Hebrew)
Who Will Dry Up First?
by Meirav Michaeli

December 4, 2010, Neswer.com
Dead Sea’s Trouble Unites Israel, Palestinians
By SwellConvivialGuy

December, 2010, Failure magazine
Dead Sea Dying a Slow Death
by Vince Beiser

November, 2010, Travel & Leisure Magazine
Saving the Dead Sea
by Michael Wise

October 14, 2010, The Guardian
Egypt must go green to save Red Sea
by Joseph Mayton

October 14, 2010, Egypt Then and Now
Egypt’s Red Sea under threat from pollution
Excerpted from an article by Joseph Mayton for guardian.co.uk

October 9, 2010, BBC News
Dead Sea to be topped up by Red Sea water
by Ben Thompson

September 24, 2010, Jordan Times
Sinkholes destroying agricultural land in Jordan Valley
by Mohammad Ghazal

September 16, 2010, The Marker (Hebrew)
101 Most Influential People in Environmental Planning
Magazine Staff

September 7, 2010, The New Security Beat (Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars blog)
The Dead Sea at the Crossroads: Israel and Jordan: A Pathway to Peace?
Posted by Russell Sticklor

August 28, 2010, Observador Global (Spanish)
Global warming, the real culprit?
by Karen Kesselbrenner

August 27, 2010, AlterNet
Why Israel, Palestine and Jordan Are Rallying Around a Single Cause
Miller-McCune Magazine / By Vince Beiser

August 23, 2010, Miller-McCune
Resurrecting the Dead Sea
By Vince Beiser

August 16, 2010, CNN
Saving a Shrinking Sea
by Sara Sorcher of Israel 21c

August 13, 2010, Telegraph.co.uk
Scientists ponder how to refill Dead Sea without sinking tourists
by Damien McElroy

August 10th, 2010, Envirolib
A delicate balance
Posted by admin

August 8, 2010, Care2
The Dead Sea is Dying, but Can it Be Saved?
Posted by: Cris Popenoe

August 8, 2010, Green Prophet
Despite Everything, Shrinking Dead Sea is a Popular Tourist Destination
by Maurice Picow

August 4, 2010, New York Times
As It Shrinks, the Dead Sea Nourishes Promises of an Economic Bloom
by Isabel Kershner

August 1, 2010, Green Prophet
Protect The Middle East’s Natural Wonders – Vote Today!
by Maurice Picow

August 1, 2010, JO
Turning the Dead Sea White?
by Nicholas Seeley

June 27, 2010 – Israel 21c
Environmentalists Challenge Plan to Link Red and Dead Seas
by Sara Sorcher

June 26, 2010 – Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
The Weekly Roundup – Red Dead Canal item
by Noam Bar Shalom

June 26, 2010 – Ha’aretz (Hebrew)
The future of the Dead Sea and it’s effect on the Dead Sea Works Empire
by Zafrir Rinat

July 25, 2010 – Just Means
An Environmental Controversy in the Making

July 23, 2010 – Jerusalem Post
Raising the dead
by Mauric Picow

July 21, 2010 – Bank Information Center
FoEME reports back on World Bank’s public hearings on Red-Sead Sea conduit

July 20, 2010 – Green Prophet
Environmentalists Say “No, No!” To Red-Dead Canal
by Green Prophet Staff

June 27, 2010 – Israel 21c
Environmentalists Challenge Plan to Link Red and Dead Seas
by Sara Sorcher

June 26, 2010 – Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
The Weekly Roundup – Red Dead Canal item
by Noam Bar Shalom

June 26, 2010 – Ha’aretz (Hebrew)
The future of the Dead Sea and it’s effect on the Dead Sea Works Empire
by Zafrir Rinat

June 22, 2010, The Age
World Bank study looks at $17bn plan to keep Dead Sea afloat
by Harriet Sherwood

June 21, 2010, Epoch Times (Hebrew)
Researching the Effects of Mixing Red Sea Water with Dead Sea Water
by Marlene Aviva Greenfetter

June 20, 2010, The Guardian
Plan to pump water into Dead Sea makes environmentalists see red
by Harriet Sherwood

June 19, 2010, Zahav.ru (Russian)
Red Dead Canal
Vesty article (Russian)

June 16, 2010, Rekah Radio (Russian)
Evening News – item on Red Dead Canal

June 16, 2010, Eilat City (Hebrew)
Saving the Dead Sea is more important
by Tomer Gilboa

June 16, 2010, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
Fear: Mixing of waters from the Red-Dead Canal project could lead to the release of poisonous gas
by Yael Darel

June 16, 2010, Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
Hayom Hazeh program
by Noam Bar Shalom
(English translation)

June 16, 2010, South Radio (Hebrew)
Good Morning South

June 16, 2010, Eco99 (Hebrew)
Jordan River Rehabilitation better than Red Dead Project

June 16, 2010, Jerusalem Post
What might the Red-Dead water conveyance look like?
by Ehud Zion Waldoks

June 16, 2010, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
Red Dead Canal: Gambling on the future of the Dead Sea
by Ra’anan Boral

June 15, 2010, The Marker (Hebrew)
World Bank representatives will conduct a Public Hearing tomorrow on the Red Dead Canal project
by Ora Koren

June 15, 2010, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Environmental Organizations and the Dead Sea Works Against the Red Dead Canal
by Michal Hochberg

June 14, 2010, The Jordan Times
Ecologists express ‘concern’ over potential impact on Dana reserve
by Hana Namrouqa

June 14, 2010, Tashtiyot – Israel Green Energy Portal (Hebrew)
Credibility of the World Bank is at stake on the Red Dead Canal project

April 25, 2010, The Ecologist
Dead Sea pipeline plan an ‘ecological disaster’
by Vikki Miller

April 22, 2010, Channel 10 TV (Hebrew)
“The Professionals” program

April 22, 2010, Discover
Aral Sea Shows Signs of Recovery, While the Dead Sea Needs a Lifeline
by Eliza Strickland

April 21, 2010, Nature News
Environmental Science: New life for the Dead Sea?
by Josie Glausiusz

April 6, 2010 – The Earth Institute, Columbia University
The Dead Sea Dilemma – Part II
Posted by Samantha Tress

March, 2010 – NTV (Russian TV)
Red Dead Conduit
with Vladislav Sorokin

February 22, 2010, Ynet (Hebrew)
Production at the Dead Sea will rise, the water level will fall
by Yael Darel

February 16, 2010, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Dead Sea Works Demanding a New Evaporation Pond

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2009

December 30, 2009, The Yale Globalist
Troubled Water
by Jeffrey Kaiser and Nathaniel Sobel

December 28, 2009, The Science of Everything
Dead Sea needs world help to survive
by by Ahmad Khatib

December 8, 2009, The Media Line
Jordanian Water Pipeline Construction Starts
Written by Adam Gonn

December 3, 2009, The Cowl
Dead Sea is at Risk of Drying Out Due to Overuse
by Tommy Cody

December 2009, Travel & Leisure
Fastest Disappearing Natural Wonders

November 25, 2009, Sydney Morning Herald
Dead Sea needs world help to stay alive
by Ahmad Khatib

November 25, 2009, Telegraph.com.UK
Dead Sea clings on for dear life
By Ahmad Khatib, in Ghor Kaditha

November 25, 2009, The Age
Dead Sea needs world help to stay alive
by Ahmad Khatib

November 24, 2009, Yahoo! News
Dead Sea needs world help to stay alive
by Ahmad Khatib

November 24, 2009, AFP
Dead Sea needs world help to stay alive
by Ahmad Khatib, AFP

October 10, 2009, The Telegraph
Jordan to refill shrinking Dead Sea with salt water
by Richard Spencer

October 8, 2009, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea needs a media consultant
by Anat Lefler

October 4, 2009, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Choosing Life at the Dead Sea
by Revital Sabag

September 23, 2009, Al Quds Newspaper
Red Sea Water Harms “The Dead” Environment
(Arabic)

September 22, 2009, Bretton Woods Project
Bank caught between the Red and Dead Sea
September 18, 2009, France INTER
A report on the Dead Sea
by Fleur Sitruk

September 17, 2009, IRIN
JORDAN: How best to save the Dead Sea?

September 17, 2009 MENA Infrastructure
Why is the Dead Sea dying?
By Timon Singh

September 16, 2009, Washington Times
Breathing Life into the Dead Sea
by Jay Bushinsky

September 15, 2009, Guardians Press Blog
Jordan: How best to save the Dead Sea?

September 7, 2009, Jerusalem Post
Dead Sea drying quicker than usual
by Ehud Waldoks

September 5, 2009, Washington Post
Israel, Jordan Find Accord in Finding New Water Supplies
by Howard Schneider

August 27, 2009, DailyIndia.com
Dead Sea shrinking by 1 meter every year
From ANI

August 27, 2009, CRIEnglish.com
Fight the Receding Dead Sea (includes video)
by APTN

August 27, 2009, Sindh Today Online News
Dead Sea Shrinking by 1 meter every year
by AP

August 26, 2009, National Geographic
VIDEO: Dead Sea Still Shrinking Fast
by AP

August 9, 2009, Reporting the World Over
Israel, Jordan, Palestinian Authority joining forces against water scarcity

August 8, 2009, Dispatch Online
Sinkhole peril at Dead Sea
by Sapa AP

August 5, 2009, Green Prophet
Jordan, Israel and Palestinian Reps Meet to Jumpstart Controversial Red-Dead Canal
by Maurice Picow

August 3, 2009, Jerusalem Report
Not Red Dead Yet
by Ziv Hellman

August 1, 2009, Voice of America
West Bank Suffers Acute Water Shortages
By Luis Ramirez

July 9, 2009, IsraelNationalNews.com
PA Charges Red-Dead Canal is ‘Land Grab’ for Israel
by Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu

July 8, 2009, IRIN
ISRAEL-JORDAN: Environmentalists oppose Red-Dead canal pilot project

July 5, 2009, The Philadelphia Inquirer
Dead Sea sinkholes are spreading
by Joseph Marks, AP

July 2, 2009, Tablet
Troubled Water- Is pumping water into the Dead Sea saving or destroying it?
by Daniella Cheslow

July 2, 2009, Boston.com (The Boston Globe)
Palestinians, Israel compromise on Dead Sea contest 
by Reuters

June 30, 2009, Ha’aretz (Hebrew)
World Bank contradicts Silvan Shalom’s statements: The Red Dead Conduit is not yet moving forward
by Zafrir Rinat

June 23, 2009, ABC News
Dead Sea Peril: Sinkholes Swallow up the Unwary
By Joseph Marks, Associated Press Writer

June 23, 2009, Yahoo News
Dead Sea peril: sinkholes swallow up the unwary
by Joseph Marks, AP

June 22, 2009, Mother Nature Network
Dead Sea sinkholes swallow up the unwary
by Joseph Marks, Associated Press

May 16, 2009, von FOCUS-Redakteur (German)
Gigantic Building Plan
by Michael Odenwald

May 7, 2009, Jordan Times
Two studies to examine environmental impact
By Hana Namrouqa

April 20, 2009, Jerusalem Post
Dead Sea unlikely to be world wonder
by Nadia Beidas

April 2, 2009, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
For the first time since 2003, the Dead Sea level rises
Ynet staff

January 14, 2009, Jordan Times
Reflection Needed

January 12, 2009, Gant Daily
Jordan To Go It Alone On Canal Project
by Media Line Staff

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2008

December 26, 2008, Telegraph.co.uk
Dead Sea to receive water from Red Sea to save it from drying up
by Tim Butcher

October 28, 2008, LeMonde (French)
Un projet de canal pour ressusciter la mer Morte
by G. Dupont

October 19, 2008, Scotland on Sunday
Bid to change title of the Dead Sea is not just a cosmetic move
by Annette Young

September 25, 2008, TIME magazine
Heroes of the Environment 2008
by Andrew Lee Butters

September 25, 2008 – AFP
Jordan valley withers in wilderness of Mideast politics

September 4, 2008 – New Scientist
Can the Red Sea Raise the Dead Sea?
by Ed Douglas

August 27, 2008 – from National Geographic Traveler; Intelligent Travel
Raising the Dead…Sea
by Rachael Dunlap

August 18, 2008 – World Watch Institute
Can the Dead Sea be Brought to Life?
by Hannah Doherty

August 17, 2008 – ARD Radio, also published and broadcasted on SWR Radio (German)
The Debated Canal Project to Save the Dead Sea
by Torsten Teichmann

August 15, 2008 – New Jersey Jewish Standard
Red Sea-Dead Sea canal stirs environmental objections
by Dina Kraft

August 13, 2008 – Hamodia (Hebrew)
“Red Dead Canal” to bring 2 billion cubic meters of water from the Gulf of Eilat to the Dead Sea
by M. Achiya

August 13, 2008 – New Jersey Jewish Standard
As Dead Sea shrinks, concerns for future grow
by Uriel Heilman

August 8, 2008 – Jewish Times of South Jersey
As Dead Sea shrinks, concerns for future grow
by Uriel Heilman

August 8, 2008, The Jewish Journal
The Dead Sea is dying and it’s a ‘man-made disaster’ [VIDEO]
by Uriel Heilman

August 7, 2008 – the Jewish Exponent
Greens Attempt to Block Creation of Red-Dead Canal

August 7, 2008 – Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle
To Save Dead Sea, restore Jordan River
by Gidon Bromberg

August 6, 2008 – The Jewish Ledger
Red Sea-Dead Sea canal stirs environmental objections
by Dina Kraft

August 5, 2008 – Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA)
Red Sea-Dead Sea canal stirs environmental objections
by Dina Kraft

August 5, 2008 – Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) Op-Ed
Save Dead Sea by restoring Jordan River, not by Red Sea channel
by Gidon Bromberg

August 4, 2008 – Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA)
As Dead Sea shrinks, concerns for future grow
by Uriel Heilman

August 3, 2008 – Los Angeles Times
Israeli billionaire pushes for Red Sea-Dead Sea canal
by AP

August 3, 2008 – The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Dead Sea is dying and it’s a ‘man-made disaster’
by Uriel Heilman

August 3, 2008 – IRIN
ISRAEL: Environmentalists concerned over Red-Dead canal plans 

August 1, 2008 – SEMIDE-EMWIS
Israel: Environmentalists concerned over Red Dead Canal plans

July 31, 2008 – Alei Tamar (Hebrew)
Environment Coalition and the Red Dead Canal

July 31, 2008 – Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
Red Dead Study: Genuine, or for show?
by Yael Ivri-Darel
(English Translation)

July 31, 2008 – Calcalist economic daily
Red-Dead Sea Canal: World Bank allocates $0.5 million for feasibility study for the project
by Galit Shafir

July 30, 2008 – Jerusalem Post
World Bank study program turns to public for comment on Red-Dead canal plan
by Ehud Zion Waldoks

July 30, 2008 – NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Environmental Groups against Red Dead: World Bank Study Is Limited
by Billie Frenkel
(English Translation)

July 30, 2008 – Globes (Hebrew)
The World Bank’s study of the Red-Dead Canal is being conducted unprofessionally and unsuitably
by Shira Horesh
(English Translation)

July 29, 2008 – People’s Daily Online-China
WB to study alternatives to save Dead Sea

July 28, 2008 – Nana
The Dream of the Dead Sea Canal
by Shimrit Manor

July 20, 2008 – TreeHugger
Plans to Save Dead Sea Morphs into Giant Real Estate Venture
by Jesse Fox

July 13, 2008 – Green Prophet
Controversial Red-Dead Sea Canal on Hold – But why?
by Michael Green

July 13, 2008 – Detroit Free Press
Israeli mogul breathes new life into Mideast canal plan
by Matti Friedman

July 12, 2008 – ABC News
$5B Plan: Canal From Red Sea to Dead Sea
By SIMON MCGREGOR-WOOD

July 2, 2008 – The Huffington Post
Killing the Dead Sea Twice Is Good for Politicians, Not the Environment
by Karin Kloosterman

June 29, 2008 – Jerusalem Post
Peres rep slams ‘green’ criticism of Red-Dead canal project
by Ehud Zion Waldoks

June 27, 2008 – Green Prophet
Regional Environmental Hazards and the Red-Dead Peace Conduit
by Rachel Bergstein

June 26, 2008 – Haaretz /The Marker (Hebrew)
It is possible to stop the decline of the Dead Sea
by Gidon Bromberg, Munqeth Mehyar, Nader el Khateeb

June 25, 2008 – Hactivist News Service (French)
Le projet de canal vers la Mer Morte soutenu par Nicolas Sarkozy est jug×™ irresponsable par les Amis de la Terre

June 25, 2008 – Focus (German)
Vision oder Grצ‗enwahn?
by Michael Odenwald

June 24, 2008 – Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
Damage to the Dead Sea? The investors aren’t waiting…
by Alon Tal

June 24, 2008 – Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
Sarkozy: I am completely committed to the Peace Valley initiative

June 24, 2008 – NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
“It is unfortunate that Sarkozy expressed his support before speaking with us”
by Bili Frankel

June 24, 2008 – Association France Palestine Solidarite (French)
Un canal pharaonique pour sauver la mer Morte de lÂ’asphyxie
by Caroline Steven

June 23, 2008 – Green Prophet
Israel-Jordan “Peace Canal” – Route to Environmental Disaster?
by Michael Green

June 23, 2008 – Jerusalem Post
‘Peace Valley’ launch cancelled
by Ehud Zion Waldoks

June 23, 2008 – Le Temps International (French)
Un canal pharaonique pour sauver la mer Morte de l’asphyxie
by Caroline Stevan

June 22, 2008 – Ha’aretz
Turning the Desert into a Wasteland
by Zafrir Rinat

June 22, 2008 – London Telegraph
Shimon Peres, Israel’s president, to woo the French for Dead Sea rescue plan
by Carolynne Wheeler in Jerusalem

June 22, 2008 – Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
The Canal, Model 2008
by Gershon Peleg
(English translation)

June 19, 2008 – NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Environmental Organizations to French President Sarkozy: Check Alternatives Before Supporting the Red Dead Canal
by Bili Frankel

June 18, 2008 – Rue89 (French)
Les ×™colos du Proche-Orient s’en prennent ×� Nicolas Sarkozy
by Pascal Rich×™

June 18, 2008 – Planet Urgence (French)
Les ×™colos du Proche-Orient s’en prennent ×� Nicolas Sarkozy
by Pascal Rich×™

June 16, 2008 – Globes
Environmentalists unite against Red-Dead canal
by Dalia Tal

June 16, 2008 – Jerusalem Post
Greens have big doubts about Red-Dead Canal
by Ehud Zion Waldoks

June 16, 2008 – Ha’aretz
Environmental groups warn of damage from Dead Sea canal
by Zafrir Rinat

June 16, 2008 – Ha’aretz (Hebrew)
Environmental groups warn of damage from Dead Sea canal
by Zafrir Rinat

June 15, 2008 – Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
Environmental Groups Form Coalition Against the Red Dead Canal
by Yael Ivri Dar El

June 15, 2008 – NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Environmental Groups Against the Red Dead Canal
by Bili Frankel

June 15, 2008 – Walla.co.il (Hebrew)
Environmental Groups: Red Dead Canal will Harm the Environment
by Zafrir Rinat, Ha’aretz

June 15, 2008 – Nana10.co.il (Hebrew)
The Controversial Canal
by Shimrit Manor

June 10, 2008 – Galei Tzahal (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea is Disappearing
by Yoav Cohen

June 8, 2008 – Ha’aretz
Fantasy, Ltd.
by Shuki Sadeh

June 8, 2008 – Ha’aretz
Gideon Ezra and greens exchange potshots over Kishon Stream
by Zafrir Rinat

May 13, 2008 – DocStoc
The Red-Dead Canal Israeli-Arab Efforts to Restore the Dead Sea
by Jeremy Sharp

May 2, 2008 – Australian Jewish News
Water Warriors in the Mid East
by Anna Landau

May, 2008 – Monash Law Magazine
Water water everywhere
by Anna Landau

January 4, 2008, The Jewish Journal
Is the Dead Sea Dying?
by Emily Hauser

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2007

December 27, 2007 – Haaretz
When Low Tech Will Do the Trick
by Daniel Orenstein

December 4, 2007 – Bretton Woods Project
World Bank: head in the sand over ‘peace conduit’

October 11, 2007 – Haaretz
The other side of the faucet
by Nir Hasson

September 17, 2007 – Ynet (Hebrew)
Fear: Dead Sea hotels will be flooded in 2 years time
by Moran Rada

September 6, 2007 – Business Week
Saving the Dead Sea
by Samiha Shafy

September 5, 2007 – Der Spiegel
The Peace Canal: Israel-Jordan Project Aims to Save Dead Sea
by Samiha Shafy

August 22, 2007 – YnetNews (English)
Public hearing on the Red-Dead Canal: Environmentalists protest
by Moran Rada

August 21, 2007 – Haaretz
Thirsting for a solution
by Daphna Golan

August 21, 2007 – Arutz Sheva
Scientists Oppose Peres’ Dead Sea Canal Scheme
by Gil Ronen

August 21, 2007 – Frankfurter Rundschau (German)
Rescuing the Dead Sea
by Inge Gunther

August 20, 2007 – Berliner Zeitung (German)
Before the Dead Sea Dries Up
by Kerstin Viering

August 13, 2007 – Jerusalem Post
Save the Jordan, too
August 12, 2007, The Washington Times
Dead Sea on Life Support
by Christopher Allbritton

August 12, 2007, San Francisco Chronicle
Dead Sea, Jordan River Valley face ecological disaster
by Christopher Allbritton

August 12, 2007 – Haaretz
Public Hearing today to address Dead-Sea Red-Sea Canal project
by Zafrir Rinat

August 12, 2007 – Jerusalem Post
Environmentalists slam World Bank over Red Dead Canal
by Rory Kress

August 12, 2007 – Ynet (Hebrew)
World Bank Public Hearing on the Red Dead Canal – Environmental groups protest
by Moran Rada

August 12, 2007 – NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Red Dead Canal; Public Hearing

August 12, 2007 – Walla News (Hebrew)
Red Dead Canal – Development or Dehydration?
by Amir Tibon

August 12, 2007 – Scoop.co.il (Hebrew)
Protestors of the Red Dead Canal project suggest to rehabilitate the Jordan River
by Hadas Cohen

August 8, 2007 – AlJazeera
Red Sea Canal plan ‘threat’
by Omar Khalifa

August 8, 2007 – Jordan Times
Canal Study to Begin in December
by Mohammad Ghazal

August 8, 2007 – Glocalist (German)
Dead Sea: A controversial large-scale project of the World Bank

July 30, 2007 – The New York Times
Israel’s Incredible Shrinking Sea
by Haim Watzman

July 30, 2007 – The Herald Tribune
Israel’s Incredible Shrinking Sea
by Haim Watzman

July 29, 2007 – Walla / Channel 10 news (Hebrew)
The Peace Valley – a Dream or a Reality? Depends on who you ask…

July 25, 2007 – Jerusalem Post
World Bank promotes Dead-Red Sea canal
by Rory Kress

July 19, 2007 – Globes
Dead Sea Falling
by Dalia Tal

July 9, 2007 – The Toronto Star
The Sinking, Shrinking Dead Sea
by Oakland Ross

June 28, 2007 – Science Magazine (French)
PROCHE-ORIENT: comment ressusciter la mer Morte?
by Lise Barneoud

June 7, 2007 – Financial Times Deutschland
Red Sea Could Keep Dead Sea Alive
by Sharmila Devi in Jerusalem

June, 2007, BBC News
Dead Sea Dying
by Carmen Roberts

May 25, 2007 – EcoTalk
The Fate of the Dead Sea
Interview with Aaron Wolf

May 23, 2007, WorldChanging
Development and the Drying of the Dead Sea
by Sarah Rich

Spring, 2007, American Magazine of American University
Saving the Dead Sea
by Mike Unger

May 12, 2007 – The Marker, Haaretz
The RSDSC: a revival of the Dead Sea?
by Tsafrir Rinat

May 12, 2007 – The Age
Israel’s 19th-century solution to restore Dead Sea
by Ed O’Loughlin

May 12, 2007 – Brisbane Times
Red for Dead: canal plan to save salty sea
by Ed O’Loughlin

May 11, 2007 – Financial Times
Red Sea may flow to Dead Sea
by Sharmila Devi in Jerusalem

April 13, 2007 – Ma’ariv (Hebrew)
The Battle Over the Canal
by Sara Leibowitz-Dor

April 6, 2007 – Duetsche Welle
Can the Red Dead Canal Save the Dead Sea?
And hear the Radio Interview with Gidon Bromberg (mp3 file)
by Martin Vogl

March, 2007 – Washington Report on Mideast Affairs
World Bank’s Red Sea-Dead Sea Feasibility Study Ignores the Source of the Problem
By Isabelle Humphries

March 18, 2007 – The Toronto Star
Radical Plan to Save the Dead Sea

March 17, 2007 – The Hamilton Spectator
Dead Sea Peace Project Loaded with Uncertainties

March 15, 2007 – The Economist
Better Red than Dead?
by Gideon Lichfield

March 12, 2007 – The Marker
Government backs Peres’ economic peace channel
by Motti Bassok and Eli Ashkenazi

March 12, 2007 – NRG.co.il (Maariv on-line – Hebrew)
The Red-Dead could Kill the Dead Sea
by nrg staff

February 2007, Issue 08 – Building.co.uk
And the Dead Shall Live
by Vikki Miller

January 23, 2007, Middle East Times
Israel, Jordan Leaders Team up Against Flies
by UPI

January 22, 2007, Haaretz
Israeli and Jordanian Mayors Declare Joint War on Houseflies
by Zafrir Rinat

January 22, 2007, Al Bawaba
Jews and Arabs Declare War – on Houseflies

January 18, 2007, Arab Environment Monitor
Keeping the Dead Sea Alive
by Nisreen El-Shamayleh

January 2007, Ethical Traveler
New Life for the Dead Sea
by Christy Hoover

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2006

December 15, 2006, The Marker (Hebrew)
Wet Cleaning
by Zafrir Rinat

December 14, 2006, DieZeit, No. 51 (German)
The Last Drops of the Jordan
by Cerstin Gammelin

December 11, 2006, The Marker (Hebrew)
The World Bank Acting Contrary to Bank Guidelines Concerning Red Dead Study
by Sharon Kedmi

December 11, 2006, Haaretz (Hebrew)
Freinds of the Earth Middle East: The World Bank Acting Contrary to Bank Guidelines Concerning Red Dead Study
by Sharon Kedmi

December 10, 2006, Jerusalem Post
Earth Group to Fight Red Sea-Dead Sea Conduit
by Dan Izenberg

December 9, 2006, London Times OnLine
Why the Dead Sea is Dying
by Stephen Farrel

November 28, 2006, CBS Evening News
The Dead Sea is Dying
by Richard Roth

November 13, 2006, Globe and Mail
Dead Sea is being gradually sucked dry
by Carolynne Wheeler

November 2, 2006, Voice of America
The Dead Sea is Dying Because it Doesn’t Have Enough Water
by Jim Teeple

October 25, 2006, Ha’aretz
Environmental group alerts ministry to holes in Dead Sea shores along Route 90
by Zafrir Rinat

September 3, 2006, The Sunday Times
Race is on to save the Dead Sea
by Robert Booth

September – October, 2006, La Terre Sainte
La Mer Morte Est A L’agonie (French version)
The Dead Sea is Dying (English version)
by Marie Armelle Beaulieu
Photos (copyright) by Eitan Simanor

August 1, 2006, Readers Digest
The Slow Death of the Dead Sea
by John Dyson

July 13, 2006 Jerusalem Post
Sink or Swim
by Sam Ser

June 11, 2006 The Sunday Times, UK
It’ll Really be a Dead Sea Soon
by Chris Haslam

June 7, 2006, Yahoo News UK
Shrinking Dead Sea Faces Fight to Survive
by Tali Caspi

May 4, 2006, BBC News
Action Call over Dying Dead Sea
by Martin Patience

May 3, 2006, Ohmy News Korea
Differences Stall Dead Sea Rescue
by Yehonathan Tommer

April 25, 2006, Frankfurter Rundschau (German)
Das Tote Meer stirbt in PDF format
by Fabian Loehe

April 23, 2006, The Guardian
Last Rites for Shriveling Dead Sea
by Conal Urquhart

April 20, 2006, YAHOO!
Yahoo! asked Friends of the Earth Middle East to accompany thier trip down the Jordan River and to point out the environmental challenges facing the River and the Dead Sea today.
Richard Bangs Adventures – Descending the Jordan, (Day 5) Fixing a Hole in the Holy Land; Resurrecting the Dead Sea

by Richard Bangs and Jim Slade

April 20, 2006, EarthTimes.org
Dead Sea Declining, say Environmentalists
by James Simpson

April 18, 2006, Al-Jazeera
Dead Sea ‘Dying’
by Marius Schattner

April 18, 2006, The Daily Star
Political Roadblocks Keep Dead Sea Dying
by Marius Schattner

March 4, 2006, Reformatorisch Dagblad (Dutch)
Een Stervende Dode Zee
by Alfred Muller

March 2006
The Dying of the Dead Sea
This photo-story is being submitted to several magazines in Europe and the U.S.A.
by Eitan Haddock

February 22, 2006, Forbes Magazine
Dead Sea – Declared Threatened Lake of the Year 2006 

February 22, 2006, Yahoo
Dead Sea – Declared Threatened Lake of the Year 2006

January 2006, DUHwelt Magazine (German)
Totes Meer: Bedrohter See des Jahres 2006