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Eco-photos of the week: July 25-31

By: Laura Moss on July 30, 2010, 7:03 a.m.
garbage in Three Gorges Dam

Photo: ZUMA Press

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River of garbage

A litter-cleaning vessel collects floating garbage in front of the Three Gorges Dam in Yichang, central China's Hubei Province. Emergency cleaning measures were initiated to clear the large amount of floating garbage brought by the second flood peak of the Yangtze River.