[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Sue Nichols
Michigan State University

From Riverbed to Neighborhood

Caption: Many sections of the famous Yongdinghe River in Beijing have dried up due to decreased runoff, and many years of over-exploitation of surface water and groundwater. Vegetation and houses took over the riverbed.

Credit: Wu Yang

Usage Restrictions: With credit

Related news release: Global water sustainability flows through natural and human challenges

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]