Green dams 'hit' West Balkans biodiversity, locals' water supply

Small-scale hydropower projects are soaring in number across the Balkans — but they’re also destroying the region’s wild rivers and threatening one of Europe’s most biodiverse areas, according to environmental groups.

Euronews

Last updated on 03 May 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Energy production and mining
CMS tags: 
hydropower energy
environmental damage