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Orange County Register
Flooding in north China kills dozensthe bulk of the rain and flooding. The reports were from only two locations in
Flooding in north China kills dozens
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
the bulk of the rain and flooding. The reports were from only two locations in Hebei, a densely populated province on the North China Plain that abuts Beijing. On Saturday, the website of the local Ministry of Civil Affairs listed 72 deaths, 78... Read more
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Daily Mail
Beijing is sinking by FOUR inches each yearurban areas as they struggle to keep up with rising populations and water deman
Beijing is sinking by FOUR inches each year
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
urban areas as they struggle to keep up with rising populations and water demand. 'Located at the northern end of the North China Plain, Beijing is ranked as the 5th most water-stressed city in the world, and groundwater is the main water... Read more
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PhysOrg
Household fuels a major contributor to Beijing's infamous air pollutionfuels in household devices, emission reductions from the residential sector may
Household fuels a major contributor to Beijing's infamous air pollution
PhysOrg / Posted 28 days ago
fuels in household devices, emission reductions from the residential sector may have greater air quality benefits in the North China Plain, including Beijing, than reductions from other sectors," the researchers wrote. Household uses include... Read more

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