CGTN Nature: Altai Mountains Series | Episode 11: Bountiful Glaciers
The Muz Taw Glacier on the top of Sawir Mountain is a vital water source for Jeminay County in Xinjiang. For over 200,000 livestock, 80 square kilometers of arable lands and around 40,000 people in the county, it's the water of life.
About CGTN Nature
Home to a diverse fauna and multiple types of vegetation, Altai Mountains represent the most complete sequence of altitudinal vegetation zones in central Siberia. The 16-episode Altai Mountains Series brings a glimpse of the magnificent biodiversity in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.