Category: Dams

The Three Gorges Dam’s Impact on Earth’s Axis: Shifting the North Pole by 2 cm

Has the Three Gorges Dam shifted the North Pole by 2 cm? Introduction: The Three Gorges Dam, located on the Yangtze River in China, is one of the largest hydroelectric projects in the world. Since its completion in 2006, the dam has attracted considerable attention and raised various questions about its impact on the environment

Assessing the Impact of Dike Kokaral on Syr Darya River Discharge

The Kokaral Dam is a dam built in the Aral Sea to prevent saltwater from entering the Syr Darya River. The Syr Darya is a major river in Central Asia, flowing through Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan. The river is fed by melting snow from the Tien Shan mountain range and is an important source of