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China’s water diversion plan to northern region raises concernsicon

China’s water diversion plan to northern region raises concerns

China is not a member of the international Mekong River Commission (MRC), but the country must work with Mekong countries to solve the question on water security in accordance with the Lancang – Mekong Cooperation Mechanism, experts say.

 
Expert warns about floods, saline intrusion in Mekong Deltaicon

Expert warns about floods, saline intrusion in Mekong Delta

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/07/2019

Expressing concern about the record low water level on the Mekong River, Nguyen Huu Thien, an independent expert on Mekong Delta ecology, has warned that the delta will be attacked by floods and saline intrusion.

Mekong River suffers as Thailand stores more watericon

Mekong River suffers as Thailand stores more water

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/07/2019

The Mekong water level in the section which runs across Thailand is at 2.6 meters, the lowest level in the last decade. Thai Nakkhon Phanom provincial authorities have begun storing water in 13 reservoirs in 12 districts for agricultural production.