For thousand of years, Yangtze River has been used for water, irrigation, transportation and industry purposes. Now, it is a stretch of highly polluted water from the sewage and industrial dumping. 303 more words
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The Three Gorges Dam in China is home to the worlds largest power station. Raw sewage gets dumped into the rivers and can cause problems with the water flow. 50 more words
Mining-related activity accounts for the most frequent cause of human induced seismicity, followed by water reservoir impoundment, according to The Induced Earthquakes Database – a comprehensive global review of all human-induced earthquakes. 418 more words
This is a sequel to my last post.
This photo is more stunning than the two I posted yesterday.
The steep cliff overlooking the Yangtze River is just striking. 29 more words