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China restores 23,000 hectares of wetlands

January 24th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 24 (IANS) China will step up wetland protection and restoration efforts this year, having already restored 23,000 hectares of wetlands in 2011, the country's State Forestry Administration (SFA) ... Read more...

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Archaeologists explore Iraqi marshes for origins of Mesopotamian cities

April 2nd, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Archaeologists have recently undertaken the first non-Iraqi archaeological investigation of the Tigris-Euphrates delta in nearly 20 years.The three National Science Foundation-supported researchers, Jennifer Pournelle, Carrie Hritz, and geologist ... Read more...

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