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2nd Revision

Introduction

 
Data - Water
Main rivers and river basins in China

System

Regions Main rivers

I

Northeastern Heilong Jiang (Amur), Songhua (Sungari), Wusuli (Ussuri), Liao He, Yalu, Tumen

II

Hai He-Luan He Basin Hai He, Luan He

III

Huai He Basin Huai He

IV

Huang He Basin Huang He (Yellow River)

V

Chang Jiang Basin Chang Jiang (Yangtze River)

VI

Southern Xi Jiang (Pearl River) and others

VII

Southeastern Min Jiang and others

VIII

Southwestern Yarlung Zangbo, Lancang Jiang, Nu Jiang, Yuan Jiang

IX

Interior Basins Tarim, Ili, Ertix (Irysh) and others
Source: UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP): Study on Assessment of Water Resources of Member Countries and Demand by User Sectors: China - Water Resources and Their Use. New York, 1997.
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