NATIONAL SCIENCE REVIEW - Polluted lake restoration to promote sustainability in the Yangtze River Basin, China


January 15, 2022 - Author: Boqiang Qin, Yunlin Zhang, Jianming Deng, Guangwei Zhu, , David P Hamilton, Hans W Paerl, Justin D Brookes, Tingfeng Wu, Kai Peng, Yizhou Yao, Kan Ding, Xiaoyan Ji


China has made a concerted effort to successfully improve water quality of rivers, but lake water quality has not improved. Lakes require controls on both catchment external nutrient loads and in-lake internal loads, where nature-based solutions are coupled with engineered systems to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).



Tags: center for systems integration and sustainability, communitywater quality, department of fisheries and wildlife, sustainable development goals



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