The Three Gorges Reservoir: A Series Overview As the reservoir behind the Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River is to be filled to capacity, controversy has resurfaced, following official admissions that the dam could cause major ecological disasters unless preventive measures are taken.
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The Three Gorges Reservoir: A Series Overview

Rain clouds shroud Wuxia, the second of the Three Gorges, just upstream from the Three Gorges Dam. Anthony Kuhn, NPR hide caption

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Rain clouds shroud Wuxia, the second of the Three Gorges, just upstream from the Three Gorges Dam.

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