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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...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 - 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 ...

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: 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 ...

Yangtze River | The Water Page

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A quarter of China's ocean-going cargo enters the river between Shanghai and the ... Rice is the world's single most important food crop and a primary food for ...

Kids History: Geography of Ancient China - Ducksters

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How the Yellow and Yangtze Rivers, mountains, and deserts impacted the early ... Perhaps the two most important geographical features of Ancient China were ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...