Browsing by Subject "Dams"
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(2015-05)The amount of water the Amazon River delivers to the Atlantic Ocean every day is enough to supply New York City's fresh water needs for 9 years. This is soon to change with the race to choke the Amazon Basin with large ...
A megariver under threat : the construction and environmental impacts of dams on the Madeira River in Brazil, in context of the fluvial geomorphology (2013-05)The Madeira River in Brazil is the fifth largest river in the world in terms of water discharge and is the largest contributor of sediment to the Amazon River. The Madeira River Hydroelectric Complex (MRHC), currently ...