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China’s damming of the river: A policy in disguise

China’s dam-building spree on the Tibetan Plateau has given Beijing immense leverage as controller of the region’s “blue gold” and with that power comes responsibility. For starters, to permit an open assessment of the impacts of these projects – particularly given the region’s vulnerability to seismic risk – and to share those findings with neighboring countries and the people most directly affected by dam construction upheaval. 1,555 more words

Three Gorges Probe

St. Lawrence River is ‘slowly dying,’ U.S. environmental group warns

American Rivers says “harmful” dam operations, not pollution, are threatening fish, wildlife and local communities. 316 more words