Amur River


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In China, the genus Brachymystax distributes in Amur River drainage, Tumen River, Yalu River, Luanhe River, IrtySh River, Burqin River, Ulungur River and the southern and northern streams of Qinling Mountains (Huang et al., 1964; Li, 1984; Song and Fang, 1984; Qin and Wang, 1989; Liu, 1992).
Just days before the sectoral sanctions were announced, Gazprom disclosed that it may need to use horizontal drilling on the banks of the Amur River on the border with China to avoid huge environmental damage from the pipeline's river crossing.
* In northeast Asia, from the end of July to mid-August 2013, unusually heavy rain fell near the Amur River, which marks the border between China and Russia.
Directly or indirectly, there are references to Russian Mennonites who moved to Paraguay; Russian Mennonites who moved to Canada in two separate waves of immigration (Kanadier and Russliinder); Russian Mennonites who attempted to flee across the Amur River into China; Paraguayan Mennonites who moved to Canada; Canadian Mennonites who moved to Paraguay; Russian Mennonites who couldn't leave Russia.
The level of Amur river, which serves as a natural border with China where it is known as the Heilongjiang river, has already risen to 805 centimeters (26 feet) around Khabarovsk, a city of 600,000, said Yury Varakin, head of the situation centre at Russian state weather service Rosgidromet.
The level of Amur river, which serves as a natural border with China where it is known as the Heilongjiang river, has already risen to 805 centimetres (26 feet) around Khabarovsk, a city of 600,000, said Yury Varakin, head of the situation centre at Russian state weather service Rosgidromet.
Over 40,000 people in the Far East are currently involved in relief and rescue operations in the Amur Region, the Khabarovsk Territory and the Jewish Autonomous Region following heavy rains that caused the Amur River to burst its banks, RIA Novosti reported.
Heavy rains pounding Khabarovsk, a Far Eastern city located near the Chinese border, since July have swelled the local Amur River to levels unseen since the 19th century, damaging property, infrastructure and crops and displacing tens of thousands.
Tens of thousands of emergency services workers and civilians were battling to keep the rising Amur River on the border with China at bay, DPA reported.
They are now found only in isolated populations around the Amur River valley in the far east of Russia and on China's north-east border.
Imam Sahib and some areas of Qala-i-Zal districts are located along Amur River and every year when the water level rises, it causes colossal damage to nearby homes and farmlands.
Extreme Fishing with Robson Green - At the Ends of the Earth (9.00pm) The actor visits eastern Russia, where he meets Nanai people, who fish for northern pike in the Amur river.
Although Khabarovsk is known as the Nice of the east because it shares the same latitude as the French city, Robson discovers it has very little else in common with the Mediterranean resort as ice flows down the Amur river. Two hours north of there, in Sikachi-Alyan, live the Nanai people.
Also Monday, Medvedev and Hu announced completion of construction of a Russia-China oil pipeline, which stretches from Russia's Skovorodino to China's Daqing through Mohe on the two countries' Amur River border.
Nowhere is this more evident than along the Amur River, which forms a 1,755-mile-long border with China and is the largest free-flowing fiver in the Eastern Hemisphere.