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C China's Hunan hit by lasting droughts

08-01-2011 08:47 BJT Special Report:Floods and Droughts of Summer 2011 |

A villager looks at a dried reservoir in Wentang Township, Xinhua County of central China's Hunan Province, July 30, 2011. Due to high temperature and lack of rainfalls, Hunan has been hit by lasting droughts in recent days. (Xinhua/Long Hongtao)

A villager installs water pump for irrigation in Wentang Township,
Xinhua County of central China's Hunan Province, July 30, 2011.
Due to high temperature and lack of rainfalls, Hunan has been hit
by lasting droughts in recent days. (Xinhua/Long Hongtao)

 

A grass shoot grows in a dried field full of cracks due to
drought in Wentang Township, Xinhua County of central China's
Hunan Province, July 30, 2011. Due to high temperature and lack
of rainfalls, Hunan has been hit by lasting droughts in recent
days. (Xinhua/Long Hongtao)

 

A villager pumps water to irrigate a rice field in Wentang Township, Xinhua County of central China's Hunan Province, July 30, 2011. Due to high temperature and lack of rainfalls, Hunan has been hit by lasting droughts in recent days. (Xinhua/Long Hongtao)

 

A villager looks at a rice field full of cracks due to drought
in Xinhua County of central China's Hunan Province, July 30,
2011. Due to high temperature and lack of rainfalls, Hunan has
been hit by lasting droughts in recent days. (Xinhua/Long Hongtao)

 

A villager looks at the bottom of a pond full of cracks due to drought in Xinhua County of central China's Hunan Province, July 30, 2011. Due to high temperature and lack of rainfalls, Hunan has been hit by lasting droughts in recent days. (Xinhua/Long Hongtao)

 

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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