Dammed deltas: Sinking Asian deltas in a warming world

Suzanne McGowan* (Corresponding author), Andy Large, Andrew C.G. Henderson, Nicholas Wallerstein

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Abstract

People who live on tropical deltas are making local adaptations to tackle myriad challenges, but should we be looking upstream? Rapid expansion of dams for hydropower is damaging the rivers that supply deltas, increasing the uncertainty about how delta communities should adapt in the future.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)195-199
JournalOne Earth
Volume6
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01 Mar 2023

Research theme

  • Sustainable water and land use

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