Jonathan Watts

Articles by Jonathan Watts

  • Back in the flow

    China’s polluted, drought-ridden Yellow River once struggled to reach the sea. Now the “mother river” is being restored to health, writes Jonathan Watts, but for many the benefits remain to be seen.

    Posted 27 Jul 2011 in Articles
  • Tibet’s disappearing grasslands

    Scientists say desertification of the high-altitude meadows is accelerating climate change and will have a profound impact on the area. Jonathan Watts talks with nomads who’ve seen changes right below their feet.

    Posted 22 Sep 2010 in Articles