April 18, 2009
Dry Ranch, Australia
Photograph by Amy Toensing
This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Environment
Simon Booth remembers when he grazed 250 head of cattle on his ranch in southeastern Australia—a sight his children Ryan and Claire may never see. A seven-year drought has the region, and its people, in its grips.
See more photographs from the April 2009 feature story "Murray-Darling Basin."