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Social Impacts of Brazil's Tucuruí Dam.
Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (INPA), C.P. 478, 69011-970 Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. / The Tucuruí Dam, which blocked the Tocantins River in .
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Environmental impacts of Brazil's Tucuruí Dam: unlearned lessons ...
Brazil's Tucuruí Dam provides valuable lessons for improving decision-making on major public works in Amazonia and elsewhere. Together with social impacts, .
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11148764

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Greenhouse gas emissions from a hydroelectric reservoir (Brazil's ...
Brazil's Tucurui Dam provides an example with important lessons for policy debates on Amazonian development and on how to assess the global warming .
http://inpa.academia.edu/PhilipFearnside/Papers/833680/Greenhouse_gas_emissions_from_a_hydroelectric_reservoir_Brazils_Tucurui_Dam_and_the_energy_policy_implications

BRAZIL'S TUCURUÍ DAM AS A SOURCE OF GREENHOUSE GAS ...
Brazil 's Tucuruí Dam was completed in 1984 on the Tocantins River , a north- flowing tributary to the Amazon River located in Pará (Figure 1). The reservoir's .
http://philip.inpa.gov.br/publ_livres/Preprints/2002/tuc-ghg2-wasp-%20w%20figs.htm

14) Dam construction/use of rainforests as hydropower sources ...
During the construction of the Tucurui dam in Brazil, 1750 km2 of forest were flooded to produce 7.6 megawatts of electricity (Wolfe and Prance, 1998). This led .
http://www.rainforestconservation.org/rainforest-primer/3-rainforests-in-peril-deforestation/d-causes-of-tropical-rainforest-destruction/14-dam-constructionuse-of-rainforests-as-hydropower-sources

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BiographyEdit

Hydropower threatens Andes–Amazon link : Nature News & Comment
Apr 19, 2012 . Dams in the Amazon basin, such as Brazil's Tucuruí dam in Pará state, must be carefully planned to avoid disrupting the flow of nutrients from .
http://www.nature.com/news/hydropower-threatens-andes-amazon-link-1.10488

Rights, responsibilities and resources - The Tucurui dam of Brazil ...
Aug 24, 2009 . This paper explores the pros and cons of the Tucuru dam in Brazil.
http://archive.org/details/RightsResponsibilitiesAndResources-TheTucuruDamOfBrazil

Case study: Tucurui Dam, Brazil
Jan 16, 2000 . Tucuruí Hydropower Complex, Brazil i. This is a working paper prepared for the World Commission on Dams as part of its information gathering .
http://www.acendebrasil.com.br/archives/files/csbrmain.pdf

Tucurui Dam | environmentalgeographies
Mar 20, 2012 . It's a great pity that the Brazilian government hasn't learnt the social and environmental problems from the creation of the Tucuruí Dam in 1975 .
http://environmentalgeographies.wordpress.com/tag/tucurui-dam/

Tucurui Dam (dam, Brazil) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
The energy requirements of both the Carajás development and the city of Belém are met by the giant Tucuruí hydroelectric plant on the Tocantins River, one of .
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/608425/Tucurui-Dam

Social and Environmental Impact of the Tucurui Dam - Video ...
Nov 10, 2010 . Built in 1985, the Tucurui Dam is generating all the electricity required by cities and industries across northern Brazil. But 40000 people got .
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xfkxd8_social-and-environmental-impact-of-the-tucurui-dam_tech

Encounters With NCISEdit

WORLDwrite: Brazil Exchange
Tucuruí is the largest hydroelectric dam project in the world. It is 50 per cent bigger than Brazil's mammoth Itaipu Dam complex on the Rio Paraná between Brazil .
http://www.worldwrite.org.uk/site/brazil/para.html

Tucuruí Dam and Amazon/Tocantins River Basin - Brazil case study ...
Xingu Rising video. "Xingu Rising" – a new short film on the campaign to stop the Belo Monte Dam and keep the Amazon alive. Protecting rivers and defending .
http://www.internationalrivers.org/resources/tucuru%C3%AD-dam-and-amazon-tocantins-river-basin-brazil-case-study-2554

Short term effects of Tucurui dam (Amazonia, Brazil) on the trophic ...
Eïzviroìiïnental Biology ofFishes 60: 375-392, 2001. O 2001 Kluwer Academic Publishers. Printed in the Netherlands. Short term effects of 'Ificurui Dam .
http://horizon.documentation.ird.fr/exl-doc/pleins_textes/pleins_textes_7/b_fdi_59-60/010026247.pdf

Tucuruí Dam - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1973, Brazilian President Emílio Médici was asked to assign funding for a dam on the Tocantins. Two options were available: the Tucuruí Dam and Santo .
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tucuru%C3%AD_Dam

Brazilian Dams | International Rivers
Tucuruí Dam, Brazilian Amazon . Brazil is one of the world's leading dam– building nations, and is already highly dependent on hydropower for its electricity , .
http://www.internationalrivers.org/campaigns/brazilian-dams

Tucuruí Dam | International Rivers
Tucuruí Dam and Amazon/Tocantins River Basin - Brazil case study . Philip M. Fearnside (2001) "Environmental Impacts of Brazil's Tucuruí Dam: Unlearned .
http://www.internationalrivers.org/taxonomy/term/1162

Tucuruí Dam | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
May 11, 2009 . Tucuruí Dam on the Tocantins River, Brazil www.internationalrivers.org/en/latin- america/brazilian-dams/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/internationalrivers/3522581021/

HydroElectric Energy: Like Ice in a Fire… Something for nothing you ...
Data from the Tucurui dam in Brazil illustrate the changing nature of fish production in the downstream, reservoir and upstream areas. The harvest upstream of .
http://ourenergyfutures.org/page-titre-HydroElectric_Energy_Like_Ice_in_a_Fire_Something_for_nothing_you_ll_never_acquire-cid-20.html

AMAZON WATCH » Mining Giant Joins Belo Monte Dam
May 3, 2011 . With its new share in the dam, Vale – and the Brazilian government – are . when the 256-foot high Tucuruí Dam (4000 MW) began operation, .
http://amazonwatch.org/news/2011/0503-mining-giant-joins-belo-monte-dam

Short Term Effects of Tucuruí Dam (Amazonia, Brazil) on ...
communities undergo rapid transformations particularly in terms of trophic organization. Tucuruí Dam, closed on the Tocantins River, Brazil, in September 1984, .
http://www.springerlink.com/index/wg8k15101034v765.pdf

Social Impacts of Brazil's Tucuruí Dam | DeepDyve
Bookmark. Social Impacts of Brazil's Tucuruí Dam. Philip M. , Fearnside. Follow Environmental Management , Volume 24 (4) Springer Journals – Nov 1, 1999 .
http://www.deepdyve.com/lp/springer-journals/social-impacts-of-brazil-s-tucuru-dam-BevqK3xAib

The environmental impacts of the tucuri dam on the middle and ...
impacts of Brazilian dams on the Amazonian Indians. The early identification and analysis of causes of environmental impacts associated with Tucurui Dam is .
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/rrr.3450010106/pdf

Brazil: Support for Extractive Reserve on islands of Tucuruí Dam ...
Brazil: Support for Extractive Reserve on islands of Tucuruí Dam reservoir. For centuries, the inhabitants of the Amazon lived in balance with nature. The groups .
http://www.wrm.org.uy/bulletin/23/Brazil.html

WWF - Dams in the Amazon
1World Commission on Dams. WCD To Study Brazil's Tucurui Dam and Amazon/ Tocantins River Basin. http://www.dams.org/news_events/press296.htm.
http://wwf.panda.org/what_we_do/where_we_work/amazon/problems/poorly_planned_infrastructure/dams_amazon/

The Amazon River Basin and the Tucurui Dam - Center for ...
The Amazon River Basin and Tucurui Dam. The modern Tucurui Dam in the Brazilian Amazon stands. 78 m high and 11 km long and is a model for future .
http://www.ccrh.org/images/resources/amazontucurui_revcg_ds.pdf

Environmental Resistance and the Politics of Energy Development ...
Keywords: Brazil; Amazon; energy policy; hydroelectric dams; Belo Monte; . of Venezuelan electricity, a link to the Tucuruí system, and the proposed Belo .
http://www.whrc.org/resources/publications/pdf/CarvalhoEnvDevt.06.pdf

The Hidden Costs of Hydroelectric Dams | Cultural Survival
The Tucuruí Dam on the Tocantins River in Brazil is a $4 billion, 4,000-megawatt dam that was originally scheduled to begin generating power in December .
http://www.culturalsurvival.org/publications/cultural-survival-quarterly/none/hidden-costs-hydroelectric-dams

Final DaysEdit

TUCURUI CASE STUDY
Latin America and particularly in Brazil, produced a great number of these artificial . example of Brazil`s Tucuruí Dam as compared with fossil fuel alternatives.
http://www.worldlakes.org/uploads/Tucurui_15Jun03.pdf

Aluminum - Rainforest Relief
Hundreds of large dams have been built to feed the demand for power for aluminum mines and mills. One dam, the Tucurui Dam on the Tocantins River in Brazil .
http://www.rainforestrelief.org/What_to_Avoid_and_Alternatives/Aluminum.html

Greenhouse-gas emissions from Amazonian hydroelectric ...
Jan 8, 1997 . Brazil's Tucuruí Dam is examined to clarify these dif- ferences. The present paper extends an earlier analysis to 100 years and explores the .
http://journals.cambridge.org/production/action/cjoGetFulltext?fulltextid=38128

Why Hydropower is Not Clean Energy - Scitizen
Jan 9, 2007 . In 2002, I published a paper in the journal Water, Air and Soil Pollution calculating that in 1990, Brazil's Tucuruí Dam (then 6 years old) .
http://scitizen.com/future-energies/why-hydropower-is-not-clean-energy_a-14-298.html

Photo gallery, spillways, Victor Miguel Ponce
1. Spillway at Sheep Creek Barrier Dam, Western Utah (1989). . 10. Detail of emergency spillway at Tucurui Dam, Para, Brazil (1988).
http://ponce.tv/photo_gallery_spillways.html

Forest structure of artificial islands in the Tucuruí dam ... - SciELO
Forest structure of artificial islands in the Tucuruí dam reservoir in northern Brazil: a test core-area model. Estrutura da floresta em ilhas artificiais no reservatório .
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?pid=S0044-59672012000200006&script=sci_arttext

Hydropower Dams - Pros and Cons
The Tucurui Dam in Brazil reflects electrical generating costs in the range of $.05 per kilowatt hour, which makes it competitive with fossil fuel generation.
http://www.energy-consumers-edge.com/hydropower_dams_pros_and_cons.html

The Amazon: Its Developers, Destroyers
Tucuruí Dam, the second-largest hydroelectric project in Brazil and one of the largest dams in the world, supplies electricity to aluminum and steel smelters in .
http://www.usca.edu/polisci/sshjournal/volxvix/kinney.htm

Case study: Tucurui Dam, Brazil
Tucurui Dam, Tocantins River, Brazil. • Pak Mun Dam, Mun-Mekong River Basin,. Thailand. • Glomma and Laagen Basin, Norway. • Pilot Study of the Gariep and .
http://www.internationalrivers.org/files/attached-files/csbrmain.pdf

Tucurui Dam Brazil - DigitalGlobe Online Store
This is a 60 cm resolution DigitalGlobe satellite image of the Tucurui Dam, Brazil a hydroelectric dam on Tocantins River. This has the second largest spillway in .
http://store.digitalglobe.com/brazil---tucurui-dam-p49.aspx

Social and Environmental Impact of the Tucurui Dam video from ...
Built in 1985, the Tucurui Dam is generating all the electricity required by cities and industries across northern Brazil. But 40000 people got displaced upstream .
http://video.answers.com/social-and-environmental-impact-of-the-tucurui-dam-495320532

Short Term Effects of Tucurui Dam (Amazonia, Brazil) on the Trophic ...
Apr 1, 2001 . Short Term Effects of Tucuruí Dam (Amazonia, Brazil) on the Trophic Organization of Fish Communities. Authors: de Mérona B.1; Mendes dos .
http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/klu/ebfi/2001/00000060/00000004/00277964

Tucuruí Lock, Brazil - DSI America
Modern Lock Complex for Economic Growth: Tucuruí Lock, Brazil. The Tucuruí Dam in the federal state of Pará in northern Brazil was the first major hydroelectric .
http://www.dsiamerica.com/references/marinestructures/tucurui-lock-brazil.html

Dams and disease · Edward Goldsmith
Describing the extent of malnutrition in the area around Brazil's Tucurui Dam, for instance, he writes: “In general, self-sufficient peasants or tribesmen whose .
http://www.edwardgoldsmith.org/1018/dams-and-disease/

Controversial Belo Monte Dam Approved for Amazon - The Rio Times
Feb 9, 2010 . Amazon Watch reports that the Tucurui dam, built by the Brazilian electric company Eletronorte in the Eighties, displaced 40,000 people, .
http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/front-page/controversial-belo-monte-dam-approved/

AftermathEdit

Tucuruí Dams in Amazonia
Tucuruí Dam Profile . Biggest hydroelectric power plant 100% Brazilian in operation. The first phase of the dam construction was completed in 1984, and had .
http://www.dams-info.org/en/dams/view/tucurui/

Belo Monte Dam: A spearhead for Brazil's dam-building attack on ...
Mar 19, 2012 . 13. Fearnside, P.M. 2002. Greenhouse gas emissions from a hydroelectric reservoir (Brazil's Tucuruí Dam) and the energy policy implications.
http://www.globalwaterforum.org/2012/03/19/belo-monte-dam-a-spearhead-for-brazils-dam-building-attack-on-amazonia/

Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology -
Mérona, B., Santos, G. M. and Almeida, R. G. (2001), Short term effects of Tucuruí Dam (Amazonia, Brazil) on the trophic organization of fish communities.
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1516-89132007000500004&lng=e&nr

Brazilian leaders attend opening ceremony of dams - World News ...
Dec 1, 2010 . Brazilian leaders attend opening ceremony of dams. . ceremony of two hydroelectric dams, at a lock of the Tucurui dam on the Tocantins River .
http://english.sina.com/world/p/2010/1130/350322.html

Fate of the Dammed : Films : tve
One of the largest hydro-electric projects in the world, the Tucurui Dam on Brazil's River Tocantins was built to power the industrial development of the Amazon.
http://tve.org/films/fate-of-the-dammed/index.html

Direct causes of deforestation: Dams
Bolivia: Brazilian dam project threatens the lives of Amazon communities . Brazil : Support for Extractive Reserve on islands of Tucuruí Dam reservoir · Peoples' .
http://www.wrm.org.uy/deforestation/dams.html

What is the Tucuruí Dam
The Tucuruí dam is a massive dam inaugurated in 1984 on the Tocantins River in the Amazon/Tocantins river basin in eastern Brazil. Built in a tropical rainforest, .
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_Tucuru%C3%AD_Dam

List of power stations in Brazil - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of power stations in Brazil . Tucuruí Dam, Tucuruí, 03°49?54?S 49°38? 48?W? / ?3.83167°S 49.64667°W? / -3.83167; -49.64667? (Tucurui Dam), 7,960 .
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_power_stations_in_Brazil

Gibbs vs. EliEdit

The Kayapo & the Brazilian Amazon
Tucuruí dam, built by Electronorte in the 1980s, displaced 40,000 people and . the dam now contributes one-sixth of Brazil's total greenhouse gas emissions. 6 .
http://facultypages.morris.umn.edu/~cholledl/anth1111/lectures/Kayapo%20Change%20&%20Dams.short.ppt

Water Alternatives: Special Issue on the WCD+10 | International Rivers
Tucuruí dam in Brazil. Andreas Missbach. In November 2000, the World Commission on Dams published its ground-breaking report, Dams and Development, .
http://www.internationalrivers.org/resources/water-alternatives-special-issue-on-the-wcd-10-2470

Sedimentological assessment of the Tucurui Reservoir (Tocantins ...
There are many large dams in Brazil and this paper reports on a study of sedimentation in the Tucurui Reservoir, one of the largest artificial lakes in Brazil.
http://iahs.info/redbooks/a288/iahs_288_0332.pdf

What is the tucurui dam used for
The Tucuruí dam is a massive dam inaugurated in 1984 on the Tocantins River in the Amazon/Tocantins river basin in eastern Brazil. Built in a tropical rainforest, .
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_tucurui_dam_used_for

Estudos Avançados - The exploitation of the hydroelectric potential ...
Greenhouse gas emissions from a hydroelectric reservoir (Brazil's Tucuruí Dam) and the energy policy implications. Water Air Soil Pollut, v.133, p.69-96, 2002.
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?pid=S0103-40142007000100009&script=sci_arttext&tlng=en

Living on Earth: Damming the Developing World
May 23, 2008 . Tucurui dam in Brazil. (Courtesy of International Rivers). While interest in building hydro-electric dams is waning in the United States, .
http://www.loe.org/shows/segments.html?programID=08-P13-00021&segmentID=4

VictimsEdit

  • (1/15/2001) S American Dams Cost More Than They're Worth
    Jan 15, 2001 . The report includes a detailed study on the case of the Tucurui dam in Brazil, which covers 70 percent of energy demand in the northern part of .
    http://www.monitor.net/monitor/0101a/copyright/samericadams.html

  • Carbon-Based: Hydropower threatens Andes–Amazon link
    Apr 20, 2012 . Lock number one under construction at Tucurui Dam in Brazil, shot by Luis Felipe Paulinyi, Wikimedia Commons, public domain. Posted by .
    http://carbon-based-ghg.blogspot.com/2012/04/hydropower-threatens-andesamazon-link.html

  • The Belo Monte Dam of Brazil
    Jun 7, 2012 . The Tucurui dam, built by the Brazilian electric company is to blame for approximately one sixth of Brazil's greenhouse gasses since the time .
    http://wesmantoddshaw.hubpages.com/hub/The-Belo-Monte-Dam-of-Brazil

  • Reservoir Emissions | International Rivers
    Tucuruí Dam spillway, Tocantins River, Brazil . Brazilian researchers estimated in 2007 that methane from dams is responsible for around 4% of human-caused .
    http://www.internationalrivers.org/campaigns/reservoir-emissions

  • Social impacts of Brazil's Tucuruí Dam. - Philip M. Fearnside - Inpa
    The Tucuruí Dam, which blocked the Tocantins River in 1984 in Brazil's eastern . KEY WORDS: Tucuruí Dam; Amazonia; Hydroelectric dams; Brazil; Reservoirs .
    http://philip.inpa.gov.br/publ_livres/Preprints/1999/UNESP-EN-EM.pdf

Attempted VictimsEdit

  • Itaipu Dam - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    Itaipu Dam is located in Brazil . The one with the largest hydroelectric production, Tucuruí, has an installed capacity of 8,000 MW, while flooding 2,430 km2 .
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Itaipu_Dam

  • Environmental Impacts of Tucuruí Dam | International Rivers
    Philip M. Fearnside (2001) "Environmental Impacts of Brazil's Tucuruí Dam: Unlearned Lessons for Hydroelectric Development in Amazonia," Environmental .
    http://www.internationalrivers.org/resources/environmental-impacts-of-tucuru%C3%AD-dam-2566

  • File:Usina de Tucuruí.jpg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    This photograph was produced by Agência Brasil, a public Brazilian news agency. . hydroelectric power stations · List of power stations in Brazil · Tucuruí Dam .
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Usina_de_Tucuru%C3%AD.jpg

  • American Canal Society Canal Index
    May 8, 2011 . American Canal Society Canal Index. ENLARGEMENTS. Tucuruí Dam, Brazil. Opened to traffic November, 2010. Para, Brazil. 2010 - present .
    http://www.americancanals.org/Data_Sheets/South%20America/Brazil2.pdf

TriviaEdit

  • SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF HYDROELECTRIC ...
    Brazilian Amazonia currently has four dams classified as. "large" dams: Curuá- Una (Dam No. 27 in Fig. 1, closed in 1977),. Tucuruí (Dam No. 62 in Fig. 1, closed .
    http://philip.inpa.gov.br/publ_livres/1999/hydro%20German-english.pdf

  • Why hydropower is not clean energy - Academia.edu - Share research
    In 2002, I published a paper in the journal Water, Air and Soil Pollution calculating that in 1990, Brazil's Tucuruí Dam (t than the city of São Paulo ( Fearnside, .
    http://inpa.academia.edu/PhilipFearnside/Papers/1275465/Why_hydropower_is_not_clean_energy

ReferencesEdit

  1. Hollund Industrial Marine to Restablish Old and Open a New With ...
    Jun 19, 2012. South American Project Development Team has targeted the Tucurui and Balbina dam reservoirs in Brazil for planned future development. ...
    http://finance.yahoo.com/news/hollund-industrial-marine-restablish-old-131500228.html

  2. Ecological integrity and fisheries ecology of the Araguaia ...
    KEY WORDS Araguaia-Tocantins River Basin; Brazil: fisheries ecology; Tucurui Dam. INTRODUCTION. The Amazon, as many other large tropical ecosystems, .
    http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/rrr.3450110308/pdf

  3. Good Dams and Bad Dams:
    “Environmental Impacts of Brazil's Tucuruí Dam: Unlearned Lessons for Hydroe- lectric Development in Amazonia.” Environmental Management 27(3): 377–396 .
    http://siteresources.worldbank.org/LACEXT/Resources/258553-1123250606139/Good_and_Bad_Dams_WP16.pdf

  4. The environmental impacts of the tucuri dam on the middle and lower
    Oct 12, 2006 . It is also the first of a number of large dams which Brazil plans to . The appraisal of problems associated with Tucuruí Dam should help .
    http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/rrr.3450010106/abstract

  5. Tucuruí Dam
    To view Google Maps, enable JavaScript by changing your browser options, and then try again. Type: Hydro Power Plant; Area: Pará; River: Tocantins; Power .
    http://industryabout.com/south-america/brazil/925-brazil-hydro-power-north/9572-tucurui-dam

  6. Greenhouse gas emissions from hydroelectric dams: controversies ...
    The pressure at 34.6 m – the depth at the turbine intake at Brazil's Tucuruí Dam – is very much more (about 3 atmospheres). At about 10-m depth a thermocline .
    http://inpa.academia.edu/PhilipFearnside/Papers/1331677/Greenhouse_gas_emissions_from_hydroelectric_dams_controversies_provide_a_springboard_for_rethinking_a_supposedly_cleanenergy_source._An_editorial_comment

  7. [ms]
    Brazil's Tucuruí Dam provides valuable lessons for improving decision-making on major public works in Amazonia and elsewhere. Together with social impacts, .
    http://philip.inpa.gov.br/publ_livres/Preprints/2001/TUC-ENV-em.htm

  8. best blog: World's 10 largest power producing facilities
    Aug 17, 2012 . The The Tucuruí Dam is a concrete gravity dam on the Tocantins River located on the Tucuruí County in the State of Pará, Brazil. The main .
    http://city-tbaranitharan89.blogspot.com/2012/08/worlds-10-largest-power-producing.html

  9. Do Hydroelectric Dams Mitigate Global ... - Philip M. Fearnside - Inpa
    Fearnside, P.M.: 1997b, 'Greenhouse-gas emissions from. Amazonian hydroelectric reservoirs: The example of. Brazil's Tucuruí Dam as compared to fossil fuel .
    http://philip.inpa.gov.br/publ_livres/mss%20and%20in%20press/Curua-Una%20MITI-7.pdf

  10. Tropical Hydropower is a Significant Source of Greenhouse Gas ...
    At Tucuruí dam in Brazilian. Amazonia, for example, only 1.3% of the reservoir area had been seasonally flooded wetlands.2. The IHA stresses the importance of .
    http://www.internationalrivers.org/files/attached-files/tropicalhydro.12.08.04.pdf

  11. How Hydroelectric Energy Works | Union of Concerned Scientists
    Aug 4, 2006 . Another problem can occur when the land area behind the dam is flooded without proper preparation. In Brazil, the Tucurui dam was built .
    http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/our-energy-choices/renewable-energy/how-hydroelectric-energy.html

  12. WCD+10 | International Rivers
    Tucuruí dam in Brazil Andreas Missbach In November 2000, the World Commission on Dams published its ground-breaking report, Dams and Development, .
    http://www.internationalrivers.org/taxonomy/term/1169

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Fear and Loathing at Tucuruí | International Rivers
Apr 27, 2009 . The brutal murder of a union leader who fought on behalf of those whose lives were ruined by Tucuruí Dam in the Brazilian Amazon has .
http://www.internationalrivers.org/pt-br/node/7399

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