• National park system highlights China's nature conservation efforts

    3 days ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    China on Tuesday officially designated the first group of national parks, a move to further improve the national park system amid the country's efforts of nature conservation.
    Home to nearly 30 percent of the key terrestrial wildlife species found in China, the parks that include the Sanjiangyuan National Park, the Giant Panda National Park, the Northeast China Tiger and Leopard National Park, the Hainan Tropical Rainforest National Park, and the Wuyishan National Park cover a protected land area of 230,000 square km. Each park represents a typical ecological function.
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