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Science reports on Hong Yang’s research on ‘Pollution in the Yangtze’.

Published: 27 July 2012
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Science publishes a news focus letter by Dr Hong Yang, a postdoctoral research assistant here within the University’s Sustainability Science interdisciplinary research group, and colleagues on research on ‘Pollution in the Yangtze’.


A news focus letter by Dr Hong Yang (member of Sustainability Science at Southampton), and his colleagues, was reported by Science. The letter highlights potentially serious consequences of proposed and completed hydropower dams on Yangtze fish and cetaceans and the rising concern of water pollution accelerating species losses.

For further details, please see the full letter published by Science:

Yang, Hong, Xie, Ping, Ni, Leyi and Flower, Roger (2012) Pollution in the Yangtze. Science, 337, (6093), 410-410. (doi:10.1126/science.337.6093.410-a).

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