1 edition of Indus Valley to Mekong Delta found in the catalog.
Indus Valley to Mekong Delta
Papers presented at a seminar during the 31st International Congress of Human Sciences in Asia and North Africa, held in Tokyo and Kyoto, 1983.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Noboru Karashima.|
|Contributions||Karashima, Noboru, 1933-, International Congress of Human Sciences in Asia and North Africa.|
|LC Classifications||CN1168 .I63 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 335 p. :|
|Number of Pages||335|
|LC Control Number||85900639|
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The Mekong Delta is a network of distributaries in southwestern Vietnam, between Ho Chi Minh City and Cambodia. The river itself starts in the Himalayas and passes through China, Myanmar, Thailand and Cambodia before reaching Vietnam, which partly explains why the waters are so murky.
A trip to Mekong Delta to immerse yourself in the natural beauty and the rich culture of the vibrant southern Delta region. Boating down the river to experience the.
Phnom Penh also marks the beginning of the delta system of the Mekong River. Here the mainstream begins to break up into an increasing number of branches.
Agriculture is most developed in the delta and the population density is the Overview of the Hydrology of the Mekong BasinFile Size: 2MB.
The ‘rice bowl’ of Vietnam, the delta is carpeted in a dizzying variety of greens. It's a water world that moves to the rhythms of the mighty Mekong, where boats, houses and markets float upon the innumerable rivers, canals and streams that criss-cross the landscape like arteries.
The Mekong river basin is a diverse region, in approximately 70 million people lived across the six countries (CDRI, ). Compared to river basins such as the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna and the Indus average population density is generally low in the Mekong river basin, around 88 inhabitants/km2,File Size: 2MB.
In Last Days of the Mighty Mekong, Brian Eyler travels from the river's headwaters in China to its delta in southern Vietnam to explore its modern the way he meets the region’s diverse peoples, from villagers to community leaders, politicians to policy makers.
Through conversations with them he reveals the urgent struggle to save the Mekong and its unique ecosystem. The Mekong Delta is the region in southwestern Vietnam where the Mekong River approaches and empties into the sea through a network of distributaries. The Mekong delta region encompasses a large portion of southeastern Vietnam of 39, square kilometres (15, sq mi).The size of the area covered by water depends on the season.
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The Mekong is the world’s 12 th-longest river, second only to the Amazon in terms of biodiversity importance, and the world’s most productive inland is also a transboundary river – rising from the glaciers of the Tibetan Plateau, in China, before tumbling down through Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and Cambodia and emptying into the South China Sea, in Vietnam.
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The Mekong, or Mekong River, is a trans-boundary river in Southeast is the world's twelfth longest river and the seventh longest in Asia. Its estimated length is 4, km (2, mi), and it drains an area ofkm 2 (, sq mi), discharging km 3 ( cu mi) of water annually.
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T1 - Salinity scenario in mekong, ganges, and indus river deltas. AU - Abedin, Md Anwarul. AU - Habiba, Umma. AU - Shaw, Rajib. PY - Y1 - N2 - The Indus, Mekong, and Ganges River deltas, which have created one of the world's largest delta and submarine fan system, currently contribute a major fraction of freshwater to East and South Cited by: 2.
Here are some facts about the Mekong River. The Mekong River is the 12th longest river in the world. It is about 2, miles long. Its source is the Lasagongma Spring in Mount Guozongmucha in the Tibetan Plateau, and its mouth is the Mekong Delta (South China Sea). The Mekong. the Bay of Bengal.
The delta formed by these rivers is known as the Sunderban delta. † The Sundarban Delta derived its name from the Sundari tree which grows well in marshland.
† It is the world’s largest and fastest growing delta. It is also the home of Royal Bengal tiger. The length of the Ganga is over Size: 1MB. Eyes on Earth Inc., a research and consulting company specialising in water, has published its findings in a US-government funded study about the last year’s droughts in the Lower Mekong Basin countries which saw the water levels in the river receding to a year low, causing devastation for the farmers and fishermen alike, apart from receding to the level of exposing sandbanks along some.There are 1, hotels in Mekong Delta you can book on What are the best hotels in Mekong Delta near Phu Quoc International Airport?
Travelers who stayed in Mekong Delta near Phu Quoc International Airport (PQC) have said good things about Phu My Hung Bungalow, Phu Quoc Valley Sen Bungalow, and Melica Resort.The Mekong River provides 70% of tropical fruits to Vietnam alone and makes up for 60% of the countries rice, so it is easy to understand why the local people rely on the fertile and rich soil from the Rivers plains for farming.
One of the many charming characteristics of the Mekong River is those who choose to live on the River.