Special Column:Celebration of the 70th Anniversary of IGSNRR, CAS

The Scientific Investigation of Riverway Renovations and Ecological Rehabilitation of the Tarim River and Reconsideration

  • 1. Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS,Beijing 100101, China;
    2. Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography,CAS,Urumqi 830011,China;
    3. Center for Water Science Research,Zhengzhou University,Zhengzhou 450001, China

Received date: 2007-04-23

  Revised date: 2008-05-05

  Online published: 2008-09-28


Sponsored by Significant Consultation Project of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS),the scientific investigation was carried out again on the Tarim River.The process and experience of this river's scientific investigation is briefly introduced and a few preliminary understandings are presented aiming at some problems such as"the sustainability problem of the Bositeng Lake water transfer to downriver Tarim River","the problem of water resource allocation","the problem on the understanding of the Tarim River's trunk course renovation project","the understanding and management issues of ecological dams","the issue on the understanding of Populus euphratica forest's protection","the ecological and environmental restoration of downriver Tarim River"and so on.The elementary consultation advice on river course renovations and ecological rehabilitation of the Tarim River is also presented.

Cite this article

XIA Jun, CHEN Xi, ZUO Qi-ting . The Scientific Investigation of Riverway Renovations and Ecological Rehabilitation of the Tarim River and Reconsideration[J]. JOURNAL OF NATURAL RESOURCES, 2008 , 23(5) : 745 -753 . DOI: 10.11849/zrzyxb.2008.05.001


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