Argument: The Three Gorges Dam will help citrus production
- "Three Gorges Dam Will Improve Climate, Citrus Production". Embassy of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2.06.08 - "Three Gorges Dam Will Improve Climate, Citrus Production
- Chinese climate and environmental protection experts believe that the construction of the Three Gorges Dam will help improve the climate of its surrounding areas and will be highly conducive to the planting of citrus fruits.
- The area around the Yangtze River project has a mild climate. In extreme weather in winter temperatures there are not less than five degrees below zero centigrade, while the yearly average temperature is above 15 degrees centigrade. In addition, the area's humidity can be kept at around 80 percent."