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The Yangtze River known in China as the Cháng Jiāng or the Yángzǐ Jiāng ( About this sound ..... The Yangtze River is important to the cultural origins of southern China. Hu...

Yangtze River Facts, Basic Information about ... - China Highlights

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Yangtze River facts mainly introduces the features, 3 reaches, history and ... Significance: The Yangtze basin is home for one third of China's population, and the ...

Why is the Yangtze River important to China? | Reference.com

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The Yangtze River supports China's economy with its rich and fertile soils and serves as a critical transportation route within China. The Yangtze River contains  ...

Yangtze River | WWF

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The Yangtze river basin accounts for 40% of China's freshwater resources, more ... In addition to its social and economic importance, the Yangtze river basin is a ...

Yangtze River | river, China | Britannica.com

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The Yangtze is the most important river of China. It is the country's principal waterway, and its basin is China's great granary and contains nearly one-third of the ...

Protecting the Yangtze River in China | The Nature Conservancy

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For thousands of years, the Yangtze River has sustained Chinese civilization. ... bighead) that are the most important freshwater fish species for food in China ...

Yangtze River - China.org.cn

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The largest river in China and the third largest river in the world, the 6,300- kilometer-long Yangtze River plays an important role in China. The Yangtze River ...

Two great rivers run through China Proper

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Two great rivers run through China Proper: the Yellow River in the north, and the ... The Yangtze River is near the top, Lake Tai, the half-moon blue shape, at the ... An extremely important water project that was first started in the Sui dynasty ...

Yangtze River

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The Yangtze River (or, "Changjiang" in Chinese, literally, the "long river"), is the longest river in China, running 6,300 kilometers (3915 miles). It is also the third ...

The Yangtze River - Social Studies for Kids

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The Yangtze is the world's third-longest river at 3,917 miles. Its source is on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, in western China. Its mouth is the East China Sea, near ...

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Yangtze River History and Culture - China Highlights

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Yangtze River plays an important role in China's history and culture. It has a long history of more than 2 million years. Many culture heritage sites are located ...

The Strategic Importance of the Yangtze River | Stratfor

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Mar 29, 2013 ... Video Transcript: The Yangtze River is the key geographic, ecological, cultural and economic feature of China. The river stretches more than ...

Yangtze River China: Facts, History, Attractions with Cruise Tours

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As the largest water system in China, Yangtze River is historically, economically and culturally important to the country. It has numerous tributaries including Min ...