Press release by Action for Shan State Rivers
September 28, 2016
New film: Shan State’s unique “Thousand Islands” under threat from Salween dam plans
A new documentary film launched today reveals the unique natural beauty of the “Thousand Island” area along the Pang River tributary of the Salween, currently threatened by plans to build the giant Mong Ton dam in southern Shan State.
The film, “Drowning a Thousand Islands,” takes viewers into the remote Kunhing area of c