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Save Nubia Project (SNP)

Address   POBox 18623
          Oakland, CA  94619
Voice     (510) 273-2456
Email     info@savenubia.org
Web       http://www.savenubia.org/

Mission is to help raise national and international awareness about the pending flooding of the central areas of the ancient Kushite and Nubian civilizations in the Sudan. There are a series of dams (from the 2nd through 5th cataracts) scheduled for construction, each of which will cause the Nile River to back up and create a reservoir and flood countless ancient archaeological sites and displace well over 100,000 local Sudanese people. Thus, the Save Nubia Projectís task is to document that the dam construction areas in northern and central Sudan are valuable World Heritage Sites that are in danger of being destroyed, and should be preserved.

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conservation       dams       history       Sudan       United Nations       water

This entry's contact information was last verified in June of 2016.

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