Evacuation from China’s Tangjiashan Lake

Relief workers evacuated from Tangjiashan lake in China’s Sichuan Province

The evacuees, mainly members of the water and electricity section of the People’s Armed Police Force, are warmly welcomed by locals upon their arrivals at Mianyang, a city of southwest China’s Sichuan Province, May 31, 2008. The first group of 15 earthquake relief workers handling the Tangjiashan quake-formed lake in China’s Sichuan Province boarded a helicopter at 8:35 a.m. Saturday and were evacuated from the dam site. (Xinhua Photo)

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2008-05/31/content_8290719_4.htm

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The major project of a sluice — an irregular cube designed to discharge flooded water — from the Tangjiashan Lake is completed at quake-induced Tangjiashan Lake in southwest China’s Sichuan Province, May 31, 2008. The first group of 15 earthquake relief workers handling the Tangjiashan quake-formed lake in China’s Sichuan Province boarded a helicopter at 8:35 a.m. Saturday and were evacuated from the dam site.(Xinhua Photo)

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The evacuees, mainly members of the water and electricity section of the People’s Armed Police Force, take a short rest before their evacuations at the dam site of quake-induced Tangjiashan Lake in southwest China’s Sichuan Province, May 31, 2008. The first group of 15 earthquake relief workers handling the Tangjiashan quake-formed lake in China’s Sichuan Province boarded a helicopter at 8:35 a.m. Saturday and were evacuated from the dam site.(Xinhua Photo)

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