Yangtze River Plagued By Floating Garbage

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A general view of floating garbage on Yangtze River in the upper... News PhotoChina - East Asia,Emergencies and Disasters,General View,High Section,Horizontal,Hubei Province,Reaching,Three Gorges,Weather,Yangtze River,YichangPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesYICHANG, CHINA - JULY 15: (CHINA OUT) A general view of floating garbage on Yangtze River in the upper reaches of Three Gorges Dam on July 15, 2013 in Yichang, Hubei Province of China. Every year seasonal flooding causes a large build up of garbage in the Yangtze River, which is cleared up by garbage collectors who are often fisherman looking to earn an extra income. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)