Sustainability of the area for Belo Monte dam

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  • Sustainability of the area for Belo Monte dam
    • No rainfall during the dry season(4-5 months) 38% less capacity
    • Lead to deforestation and displacement of the tribes
    • It will be located far away from the populated areas= have to transport which will mean a loss of energy
    • Loose species- zebra pleca,xingu poison dart frog will become extinct
    • There has been an dincrease in drought in recent years
    • It will increase investment
      • able to develop
    • During the wet season it is efficient
    • The displacement numbers is less than the three gorges dam
    • There is already a natural drop which isn't too wide


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