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The heavy impact of human activities in the Yangtze River, including overfishing of prey species, water development projects, water pollution and accidental deaths was considered as the primary threaten to this sub-species (Wang, 2009).
Mohammad Mueen Wattoo and Abdul Qadeer were part of the 10-member delegation, who visited the Yangtze River basin for taking stock of the measures taken by the Chinese government for the river flood-proof and how
It is an honour to witness this historic moment because, by conserving the finless porpoise, we are also helping to conserve the ecosystem of the Yangtze River," said Lu Sze Ping, from WWF China.
Based on the analysis of rock composition, texture, structure and fossil characteristics, we ranked the water depths of each deposition area of the Upper Yangtze region (see Table 1).
Researchers blame their startling discovery on rising pollution in the Yangtze River in addition to the numerous dams built along the 6,300 kilometer-long river (3,915 miles) by Chinese authorities.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in late April called for the creation of an "economic belt" along the Yangtze to promote better coordination in industrial development and more efficient allocation of resources among up to 11 provincial regions traversed by the river.
A Chinese tourism delegation is highlighting the beauty of the Yangtze River in order to attract tourists from nations that include Canada and the USA.
The Yangtze is called 'golden waterway' because of the heavy rainfall it receives year-round.
9 September 2011 - Hydropower producer China Yangtze Power (SHA:600900) has mandated China Construction Bank (HKG:0939; SHA:601939) and Agricultural Bank of China (HKG:1288;SHA:601288) to underwrite its CNY6.
BADONG, China: Last October, a huge chunk of hillside broke free in this city on the Yangtze River, and the deafening landslide nearly knocked Wang Songlian's home and a dozen others into a deep ravine.
Flooding on the southern reaches of the Yangtze river and in southwest China s Guangxi region in recent days has affected 13 provinces or regions and destroyed 465,000 hectares (1.
International Resource News-February 25, 2011--China Yangtze Power Co to sell CNY3.