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Land of Rising Water

This video sees how Japan has managed to control flooding and conserve wetlands.

india Updated: May 19, 2003 15:25 IST
PTI

Language: English

Time: 30 mins

Price: Rs 450 Available formats: VHS/VCD (VCD - Transferred from MINI DV)

Produced by: Television Trust for the Environment (TVE)

Two of Japan's major cities, Yokohama and Tokyo, have been built of massive flood plains. However, the 2002 Football World Cup final was played on a stadium built on pillars over a swamp. This video sees how Japan has managed to control flooding and conserve wetlands.



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