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Water level of Poyang Lake exceeds warning level

08-15-2012 12:20 BJT

People stand in the water as boats are tied on trees at a dam near the Xingzi water level station in Poyang Lake in Jiujiang, east China's Jiangxi Province, Aug. 14, 2012. By 6 a.m. on Tuesday, the water level at Xingzi water level station reached 19. 54 meters, which is 0.54 meters higher than the warning level. So far, the water level of the lake have kept above the warning level of 19 meters for 18 days. (Xinhua/Zhou Ke)


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