Hydro dam boom threatens a third of the world's freshwater fish

Plans to build huge dams in the Amazon, Mekong and Congo could devastate freshwater biodiversity in these tropical river basins, say ecologists

The Guardian

Last updated on 10 January 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Brazil
Congo (Brazzaville)
Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa)
Viet Nam
Region: 
Africa
Asia
South & Central America & The Caribbean
Threats: 
Infrastructure and service corridors