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Species Protection in Three Gorges Project

China Yangtze Three Gorges Project (TGP), as one of the biggest hydropower-complex project in the world, ranks as the key project for improvement and development of Yangtze River. The dam is located in the areas of Xilingxia gorge, one of the three gorges of the river, which will control a drainage area of 1 million [...]

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Environmental Issues in China

Judging from the swelling investment pumped into related projects, China has grasped more thoroughly than ever the urgency of environmental protection. The country’s investment in environmental protection during 2005-2010 has reached 1,300 billion Yuan (US $190 billion), accounting for 1.6 percent of the output of the national economy. In the past more than two decades, [...]

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Luoyang Water Banquet

Luoyang Water Banquet (Luoyang Shuixi), also called soup banquet, is not simply a drinking test, but one of the most traditional Chinese cuisines. The history of this local custom can be traced back over a thousand years. Luoyang is a city surrounded by mountains, and the weather here is cold and dry. In ancient time, [...]

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