On June 29, in Yichang, Hubei, the Three Gorges Project on the Yangtze River opened a deep hole for flood discharge. Recently, due to the continuous heavy rainfall in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, the inflow of the Three Gorges Reservoir has increased. In order to ensure the safety of flood control, the Three Gorges Project opened the first deep-sea flood discharge to adjust the water level of the reservoir. Image source: Visual China

Release time: 2020-06-30 07:35:30 [Editor: Li Jun]