Paperback: 84 pages
Publisher: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing (April 7, 2012)
Product Dimensions: 5.9 x 0.2 x 8.7 inches
Format: PDF Text djvu book
Strains among the states of Central Asia caused by overuse of the region’s scarce water resources have been increasing in recent years. This is especially true for the relations between Tajikistan, upstream, and Uzbekistan, downstream, on the Amudarya River. Major controversy exists over constructing Rogun Dam on the Vakhsh River, a tributary of the Amudarya River. Construction of Rogun Dam, with a planned height of 335 m, began in 1976 but was s...