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Did A Dam Help Cause An Earthquake?

The American Geophysical Union has published a research paper suggesting that the construction of the Zipingpu Reservoir that was impounded in 2005 hastened the Wenchuan earthquake in China. The earth...

December 1, 2009   Canadian Consulting Engineer

The American Geophysical Union has published a research paper suggesting that the construction of the Zipingpu Reservoir that was impounded in 2005 hastened the Wenchuan earthquake in China. The earthquake in Sichuan province on May 12, 2008 killed approximately 68,000 people.


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