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Mekong River Basin - Publications

Publications relevant for environmental security in the Mekong River Basin

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Downstream ecological implications of China's Lancang Hydropower and Mekong Navigation project

China intends to develop Lancang or Mekong mainstream hydropower in Yunnan and make the Mekong mainstream navigable from Yunnan to the South China Sea, a distance of some 2,500 kilometers. ...

Evaluation of part of the Mekong River using satellite imagery

Large rivers of the world are difficult to investigate. This is essentially due to the logistical problems involved when attempting to study rivers that are about a thousand kilometres or more in length and drain basins of appropriate dimensions....

Fish and fiheries in the Upper Mekong: current assessment of the fish community, threats and conservation

The Mekong flows north to south, through six countries in south?east Asia. Many studies have concentrated on fish and fisheries in the Lower Mekong, which has been identified as one of the largest inland fisheries in the world with an incredibly...

HYDROLOGIC SENSITIVITY OF GLOBAL RIVERS TO CLIMATE CHANGE

There is a growing consensus in the geoscience community that the Earth will experience a gradual warming in the coming decades, the major cause of which is continuing increases in global concentrations of so-called greenhouse gases. Burning of...

Mekong River Basin - Case Study (Poster)

The Greater Mekong River Basin is one of the world?s most biologically diverse river basins, ranking second behind the Amazon. It possesses endangered, rare and endemic species of flora and fauna. The Mekong River innervates the region providing...

Mekong River Basin: Case Study of the Nam Can District, Vietnam - Environmental Security Assessment

The Greater Mekong River Basin, which extends into the six countries of China, Myanmar, Lao PDR, Thailand, Cambodia and Viet Nam is one of the world?s most biodiverse river basins, ranking second behind the...

Modelled Observations on Development Scenarios in the Lower Mekong Basin

The World Bank is in the process of developing a Mekong Regional Water Resources Assistance Strategy that will set out the scope for potential assistance to both regional and national projects in the basin over the next 10...

National Interests and Transboundary Water Governance in the Mekong

This study comes at an important time for the Mekong River Commission (MRC) as many questions are being asked about what the MRC should, or should not be, in the future. Many questions have arisen out of donor concerns over the MRC?s recent...

Natural Resource Management in the Mekong River Basin: Perspectives for Australian Development Cooperation

This report presents the major findings of research commissioned by AusAID on Mekong Basin Natural Resource Management. It presents summaries of the main issues together with selected data, in line with the main project objectives as outlined in...

Negotiating local livelihoods: Scales of conflict in the Se San River Basin

The Se San is an important tributary river basin of the Mekong. In 1993, Vietnam began building the Yali Falls Dam 80 kilometres upstream of the point at which this westward flowing river enters Cambodia. Ninety indigenous communities along the Se...

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