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Diversion channels under construction in Zhouqu to avoid mudslide

08-08-2011 08:55 BJT Special Report:Zhouqu Mudslide One Year On |

Photo taken on Aug. 7, 2011 shows the Sanyanyu diversion channel which is under construction in Zhouqu of northwest China's Gansu Province. A massive mudslide hit the county one year ago, causing huge damage to local people. In order to avoid similar disasters, two diversion channels, Sanyanyu and Luojiayu, are being built to steer the possible flood and mudslide directly into Bailongjiang River. (Xinhua/Liu Xiao)

 

People work on the construction site of a diversion channel in Zhouqu of northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 7, 2011. A massive mudslide hit the county one year ago, causing huge damage to local people. In order to avoid similar disasters, two diversion channels, Sanyanyu and Luojiayu, are being built to steer the possible flood and mudslide directly into Bailongjiang River. (Xinhua/Liu Xiao)

 

Photo taken on Aug. 7, 2011 shows the Sanyanyu diversion channel
(L) and Luojiayu diversion channel in Zhouqu of northwest China's
Gansu Province. A massive mudslide hit the county one year ago,
causing huge damage to local people. In order to avoid similar
disasters, two diversion channels, Sanyanyu and Luojiayu, are
being built to steer the possible flood and mudslide directly
into Bailongjiang River. (Xinhua/Liu Xiao)

 

Photo taken on Aug. 7, 2011 shows the Sanyanyu diversion channel which is under construction in Zhouqu of northwest China's Gansu Province. A massive mudslide hit the county one year ago, causing huge damage to local people. In order to avoid similar disasters, two diversion channels, Sanyanyu and Luojiayu, are being built to steer the possible flood and mudslide directly into Bailongjiang River. (Xinhua/Liu Xiao)

 

Photo taken on Aug. 7, 2011 shows the Luojiayu diversion channel
in Zhouqu of northwest China's Gansu Province. A massive mudslide
hit the county one year ago, causing huge damage to local people.
In order to avoid similar disasters, two diversion channels, Sanyanyu
and Luojiayu, are being built to steer the possible flood and mudslide
directly into Bailongjiang River. (Xinhua/Liu Xiao)

 

 

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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