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Qinghai Lake Nature Conservation - HaiNanCangZuZiZhiZhou

Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Rebecca  Date: 08-05 2008

Gangcha in Qinghai Province, Haiyan, the Republican in the three counties, covering 495,200 hectares, 1975 approved the establishment of the Qinghai Provincial People#39;s Government in 1997, promoted to the national level, the main target for the protection of the plateau wetland ecosystems and rare birds Category.

This area is located northeast of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, Qinghai Lake as the main body, Lake weeks followed by the lakeside plains, swamps meadow, mountain meadow, marsh and semi-desert dry desert landscape of sand dune belt. Areas around the Great Lakes region and a total of 200 kinds of birds, mammals 6 Head, 15 Section 36, 15 birds by 164 heads of 35, the total number of birds breeding birds of 69.5%, to as many as 114 kinds, mainly to protect the Bar-headed Goose four kinds of water birds, brown-head gulls, cormorants overall volume of more than 40 million large number of swans only over 1000, is China#39;s inland plateau migratory waterfowl habitat, reproduction and winter one of the important region, but also migratory birds Inn of movement. The district as a national key protected wild animals mainly black-necked cranes, Pushiyuanling, such as the Swan. Qinghai Lake protected area rich and diverse types of wetland ecosystems and biological resources, to be included in the Directory of Wetlands of International Importance in the future of biodiversity conservation, will be made by more and more important role.