Mekong Watersheds Information
_Overall Mekong Basin http://mwi.mrcmekong.org Tue, 17 Jul 2018 03:43:32 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Constructing wetlands within reservoirs to improve fisheries http://mwi.mrcmekong.org/index.php/watershed-blogs/item/75-constructing-wetlands-within-reservoirs-to-improve-fisheries http://mwi.mrcmekong.org/index.php/watershed-blogs/item/75-constructing-wetlands-within-reservoirs-to-improve-fisheries
Increased fish production is usually promoted as an important secondary benefit of reservoirs created for hydropower, irrigation or water supply. Dam proponents present increased fishery as a benefit for local people in compensation for disruption to livelihoods caused by dam construction. However, reservoir fisheries often fail to live up to expectations. Follow this link :

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