Farmer in Inner Mongolia

Photo | 2013-09-06

Yang Yuanxiang, a farmer from Haolebaoji, Ordos, Inner Mongolia, next to a water well. He worries about how he can farm his land if groundwater levels continue to drop. For ten years, the Chinese state-run organisation Shenhua Group, has been exploiting water resources from the Ordos grasslands for use in its coal-to-liquid project.