Chongqing Yangtze river water is bright red Found no irregularities drainage (FIG.)

on September 6, 2012, chongqing south coast road, the Yangtze river water of the red and yellow of the jialing river water. Image: CFP

on September 6, 2012 in chongqing ChaoTianMen Yangtze river pier, a lot of tourists found unexpectedly is obvious red river. The environmental protection department speculate that this may be caused by upstream river sand due to flood season.

6 September afternoon, yuzhong district, chongqing environmental protection bureau and banan environmental protection bureau staff told reporters that the jurisdiction of the river than in the past a lot of red, but after screening, illegal behavior that had not been found along the coast at preliminary speculation should be the upstream flood season, the river sand cause of specific reasons are still investigating.

on September 6, 2012, chongqing Yangtze river bridge, the red of the Yangtze river water flow in the city. Image: CFP

on September 6, 2012, chongqing ChaoTianMen, a from shaanxi to visit Mr. Chen with mineral water bottles dished out a bottle of red of the Yangtze river water. Image: CFP