Aba Series | Episode 8: Sichuan sika deer
Updated 11:10, 18-Jul-2022

In traditional Chinese culture, the sika deer is a symbol of good luck and longevity. It is beloved by the Chinese. However, in recent years, the population in the wild has declined dramatically, making it harder to take an up-close look at them in the mountains. However, the Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture is the perfect place to encounter this rare species.

About 'Journeys in Nature': Aba series:

Located on the southeastern edge of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, Aba Prefecture is rich in diverse ecosystems, such as forests, grasslands, wetlands and glaciers. Stay tuned and explore this hidden land.

More on the Aba series:

Aba Series | Episode 1: Dagu glacier

Aba Series | Episode 3: Baby cranes

Aba Series | Episode 4: Fairy lake

Aba Series | Episode 5: Zogye wetland

Aba Series | Episode 6: A joyful land

Aba Series | Episode 7: Nyanpo Yutse

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