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China coal mine impact on Yellow river upper basin in pictures

Muli coalfield is illegally gobbling up a nature reserve, blasting away alpine meadows and destroying the ecosystem of the country's second Big News Network, 1 month ago
International Rivers Network

River of many returns

Tweet [embedded content] Lessons from Yellow River could aid efforts to restore Mississippi River Delta Rice University's Jeff Nittrouer has studied river delta formations the world over. He hopes his next project, an in-depth look at China's ...
 Rice University2 weeks ago State of the World's Rivers  International Rivers Network1 month ago
Greenpeace International

Exposed: Coal mining at the source of China's Yellow River

As Beijing moves to ban the use or sale of coal to limit air pollution this week, and the whole industry is shifting to the northwest of the country, these mines represent the frontier of China's coal domain. Here, private firms operate in ...
 Greenpeace International1 month ago
Finance 24

Huge project to divert rivers to Beijing, at the expense of regions

BEIJING China is about to realize a dream of communist leader Mao Zedong to redirect river flows to benefit Beijing and the dry north, but critics say the resource grab by the politically powerful capital will harm other regions. The $62 billion ...
 Japan Times3 weeks ago Quenching Beijing's thirst may stunt regional growth  CNBC3 weeks ago Beijing's thirst may stunt regional growth  Finance 243 weeks ago

Chemical-laced industrial waste plagues the Ganges, can Modi govt clean it?

Standing on the banks of the river Ganges a day after his election triumph, Prime Minister Narendra Modi vowed to succeed where numerous governments have failed: by cleaning up the filthy waterway beloved of India's Hindus. From a prime minister already known ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

Sutter: 417-mile trip on 'Apocalypse River'

(CNN) - Halfway through my three-week, 417-mile journey down the "most endangered" river in America, the water began flowing backward and the mud started talking. It spoke in baritone gurgles, like Barry White trapped in a bong. You know what ...
 Channel40004 weeks ago My 417-mile trip down 'Apocalypse River'  CNN3 weeks ago

Rivers Need a Thorough Health Exam

A view of the Picote Dam, a hydroelectric installation in Tras Os Montes, Portugal, on the Douro River. Credit: VOLKMAR K. WENTZEL/National Geographic Creative Rivers are the blue arteries of the Earth. Their flows deliver sediment and nutrients ...
 Resilience4 hours ago

Savannah River Site begins cleanup of coal ash landfill

(GA) Savannah River Site has started a new cleanup project to remove 1.3 million cubic yards of ash created by a former 1950s-era, coal-fired power plant. Savannah River Nuclear Solutions , the site's primary contractor, will perform the work to ...
 EnergyBiz15 hours ago

UB launches an app to assess rivers ecological status with citizens collaboration

Anyone can collaborate in Spanish river re and conservation with his/her smartphone. The re group Freshwater Ecology and Management (FEM) of the University of Barcelona (UB) -led by NarcĂ­s Prat, professor from the Department of Ecology- has just ...
 Noodls2 days ago

Weeks Marine wins Mississippi dredging contract

The US Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District has announced theaward of a contract to dredge the Mississippi Riverto Weeks Marine Inc of Covington, Louisiana. The work consists of furnishing, delivering and operating one cutterhead, hydraulic ...
 Dredging News Online6 days ago Weeks Marine Wins $4.4M Dredging Contract  Dredging Today1 week ago
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