Tag Archive: three gorges

Jul 30 2012

A Few Good Reads (7/30/12): China Flooding and Three Gorges Dam

This week: Flooding at Three Gorges and more on the deluge further north at Beijing and Tianjin, wrestling with the disaster conspiracy complex related to the Russian floods, and the single step design-build method that the Corps is pursuing. Three Gorges Dam experiences year’s biggest flood (xinhuanet) Water inflow into the dam area is expected …

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Apr 30 2012

A Few Good Reads (4/30/12): Elwha River Update

This week: The lunar landscape behind the former Elwha Dam and the sediment getting transported below it, good thoughts on the risk increase potential from the CVFPP, more landslides at Three Gorges, update coming for USLE, and the productivity killer known as email.  On the Elwha, a lunar landscape emerges (Seattle Times) The river below …

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