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Laos Approves Xayaburi 'Mega' Dam on Mekong

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics, world )

- 2055 days ago -
Laos has given the go-ahead to build a massive dam on the lower Mekong river, despite opposition from neighbouring countries and environmentalists

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Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:39 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:41 am
Thanks for the update.

Christine S (134)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 3:45 pm
Awful news.

greenplanet e (155)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:45 pm
I think megadams are a mistake that will be regretted later on. They also hurt people and the river ecology.

Monica D (580)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 10:38 pm
I agree with the comment above.

S M (0)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 3:55 am
Which bank is financing this and 'persuading the Laos government it a good idea despite neighbouring , affected countries dissent?

S M (0)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 3:58 am
Please read this -

Tiina Moraiis (2)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 4:16 am
This is incredible.
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