ISS002 Earth Sciences Results Briefing
February 14, 2002

RAINFALL AND WATER ISSUES
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ISS002-716-8
photo ID ISS002-716-8
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Tigris-Euphrates: Euphrates River, Turkey, Syria. This panoramic view shows the chain of reservoirs on the Euphrates, extending from Keban, Hazar, etc. in the north to Lake Assad (Syria) in the south. The Turks have embarked on an ambitious program of reservoir construction referred to as the Greater Anatolia Project, in the course of which 22 dams and 19 hydroelectric power plants will be built by the end of 2005.

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