Understanding Landscape, Habitat, And Reservoir Operation Influences On Riparian Vegetation Along The Three Gorges Reservoir
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Understanding Landscape, Habitat, And Reservoir Operation Influences On Riparian Vegetation Along The Three Gorges Reservoir

Although “dam fever” has come down in developed countries since the 1980s (Graf, 1999), the fever continues in developing countries (Grumbine and Pandit, 2013). By 2013, China had built 98,000 hydroelectric dams of various sizes compared with just 40 small ones up to the late-1940s (Yang and Lu, 2014). The hydropower plants contribute to reducing fossil-fuel consumption and associated air and environmental pollution and promote China’s economic growth. However, the dam alters the original hydraulic regime and consequently causes a...

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