The Wider Image: Thirst turns to anger as Australia's mighty river runs dry
Donated 10 litre boxes of water are stored and distributed at the 103.1FM radio station in Wilcannia, Australia, September 3, 2019. Prolonged drought exacerbated by demands on water resources by irrigators and cities means the Darling River (Barka) is running dry. The towns of Menindee and Wilcannia avoid drinking tap water, relying instead on charity donations of 10-litre boxes of water and rain tank water for potable uses. REUTERS/Tracey Nearmy SEARCH "NEARMY DROUGHT" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.