Category Archives: ancient Chinese achievements

Adventures in China — Dujiangyan Irrigation System

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dujiangyan_irrigation_system

 

 

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Entrance to the Park in Dujinayan
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An example of ancient dam-building methods
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Dragon spout at the entrance to the park

 

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The Fish Mouth Levee — Half of the water from the river is re-directed to the channel on the right and will irrigate the Chengdu Plain.

 

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