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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yangtze

The Yangtze which is 6380 km long, is the longest river in Asia and the third- longest in the world. The river is the longest in the world to flow entirely within one country. It drains one-fifth of the land area of the People's Republic of China ( PRC) and its river basin is home to one-third ...... The Yangtze again flooded in 1935, causing great loss of life.

www.britannica.com/place/Yangtze-River

More than three-fourths of the river's course runs through mountains. The Yangtze has eight principal tributaries. On its left bank, from source to mouth, these are ...

www.yangtzeriver.org/culture/yangtze-river-wildlife.htm

Introduction to the wildlife of Yangtze River and animals ans plants along the Yangtze ... where its mouth opens into the East China Sea, the river covers almost 4,000 ... The waters sustain animal and plant life in a 3.7 million square mile area.

www.travelchinaguide.com/river/yangtze

Originating from the Tanggula Range in Qinghai Province and winding 3900 miles, the Yangtze River is the largest river in China and the third largest in the ...

cgee.hamline.edu/rivers/resources/river_profiles/yangtze.html

The Yangtze River is the longest river in Asia and third longest in the world. The headwaters of the Yangtze are situated at an elevation of about 16,000 feet in ...

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China Yangtze River cruise information on Yangtze River tours, three gorges attractions, photos and Yangtze culture with great discount ships. Our travel ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/06/100603091831.htm

Date: June 6, 2010; Source: Durham University; Summary: The Yangtze River began to cut the Three Gorges area around 45 million years ago, making it much  ...

www.livescience.com/57905-yangtze-river-facts.html

Feb 16, 2017 ... The average yearly rainfall in the Yangtze River basin is around 43 inches ... waterway, and nearly one-third of the population lives in its basin.

www.africanwater.org/yangtze.htm

A quarter of China's ocean-going cargo enters the river between Shanghai and the sea. ... and torture desecrated this prized city ultimately claiming 150,000 civilian lives. ... North of the Himalayas at the Yangtze's origin (elevation 4900 m), the ...