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Heyuan and Xinfengjiang Reservoir, China

23.7N 114.7E

July 25th, 2009 Category: Lakes, Rivers

China - July 14th, 2009

China - July 14th, 2009

In this orthorectified view of part of China, the city of Heyuan can be seen near the Xinfengjiang Reservoir, an artificial lake created by a dam and power station.

The city is located in the north-east region of Guangdong, along the upper reaches of the Dong River. The Dong River can be seen meandering through the middle of the image, while the Xinfeng River can be seen in the upper left quadrant, connected to the reservoir.

Heyuan City is rich in natural resources and fertile land. There are 1,00 square kilometres of cultivated land, 13,600 km² of hilly land, and 640 km² of water area.

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