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By Japan Commission on Large Dams - JCOLD

Overview of Japan’s lengthy water background, through the japanese fee on huge dams. ranging from the 7th century, while irrigation ponds have been first built for paddy cropping, till the start of the twenty first century. Elaborates on numerous roles of dams: water provide, strength new release and flood keep an eye on. Moreover, tries to elucidate the destructive affects of dams at the usual surroundings and native societies, in addition to vast efforts made to reduce those affects. Includes appendices with location and features of major dams, administrative organs, river administration approach and water assets improvement river platforms and amenities to supply the complete photo. Richly-illustrated. meant for dam and water assets professionals.

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