Chinese development project puts ecosystem at risk

A mega project outside the Chinese capital Beijing is raising concerns about pollution. The area will eventually become home to more than five million people and is seen as a legacy project for President Xi Jinping.

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    A mega project outside the Chinese capital Beijing is raising concerns about pollution.

    The area will eventually become home to more than five million people and is seen as a legacy project for President Xi Jinping.

    But it will likely put pressure on an important lake and ecosystem.

    Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from Hebei Province, China.


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