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Wetland of Tibet's Nyangchu River Basin protected well

By Zhu Shan Source:China Tibet News 2016年06月22日 11:17


Photo taken on June 16 shows the wetland of Nyangchu River Basin in Gyatsoshung County of Shigatse, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. [Xinhua/Liu Dongjun]

June 16 is the day of World Day to combat desertification. Wetland of Nyangchu River, a region-level nature reserve, is the home to the black-necked crane and jute duck. The protection scope of wetland of Nyangchu River has been included in Shigatse's 13th-Five Year Plan. The municipal government has implemented a series of measures to protect the wetland, such as building wetland observatory, planting trees and setting fences.

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