Yangtze River, China-1987 and 2006

Yangtze River, China-1987 and 2006

Yangtze River, China-1987 and 2006

This split-screen NASA satellite image of the Yangtze River in China shows the river in 1987, before the construction of the Three Gorges Dam, and in 2006, following the dam's construction.

<img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://statelibrarync.org/learnnc/sites/default/files/images/three_gorges.jpg" width="1024" height="573" alt="Split-screen image of the Yangtze River in China before the Three Gorges Dam and after it." />
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