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- He, Daming, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Earth-science reviews 2015 v.146 pp. 77-91
- climate change; dams (hydrology); ecosystems; energy; fish; monitoring; observational studies; risk; risk reduction; rivers; sediments; sustainable development; water power; water quality; watersheds; China
- ... Damming rivers to generate hydropower can help mitigate the world's energy crisis and reduce the risk of global climate change; however, damming can also produce enormous negative effects on the environment and ecosystems. The mainstream Lancang-Mekong River within China has been planned as one of the thirteen state hydropower bases. To date, there have been six operational dams along the mainstre ...