The Environmental Degradation of the Yellow River
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Abstract: Ecological changes in the Yellow River source region, including glacier retreat, drying-up of streams, lake/wetland shrinkage, disappearance of swamps, desertification, and pasture degradation, are primarily natural phenomena. The population of rats along the Yellow River has increased dramatically in recent years due to…

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Wang, Jian, “The Environmental Degradation of the Yellow River”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 21 July 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004249530_013>



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