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China’s Lion City Beneath Qiandao Lake

China’s Lion City Beneath Qiandao Lake

Beneath the waters of China’s Qingdao Lake (in East China’s Zhejiang province) lies Lion City, a fascinating, purposely flooded ancient city that scuba divers and archeologists are thrilled to explore. Qingdao Lake is a man-made reservoir for construction of the highly controversial Xin’an River Dam project in 1959. The Xin’an River Dam is a hydroelectric station whose structure and technology […]

February 8, 2013 | By | Reply More

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