Hebei Weichang Series | Episode 5: Qixinghu Wetland

Qixinghu (Seven-star Lake) Wetland in the northwest of Saihanba Mechanized Forest Farm is a semi-closed depression, with an ecosystem consisting of forest, grassland, meadow and wetland, as well as plant communities highly diversified.

About 'Journeys in Nature': Hebei Weichang Series

"Saihanba" means "beautiful highland" in the Mongolian language. With an average altitude of 1,500 meters, it is located at the intersection of the North China Plain and the Mongolian Plateau. After six decades of unremitting efforts by the locals, the sandy land has turned into a "Great Green Wall," setting a telling example of promoting the construction of ecological civilization. Our 10-episode series delves into the stories behind the miracle of Saihanba and explores the unique biodiversity that this giant artificial forest sustains. 

For more:

Hebei Weichang Series | Episode 1: Home at Saihanba

Hebei Weichang Series | Episode 2: Green in the sand

Hebei Weichang Series | Episode 3: Undulating pines

Hebei Weichang Series | Episode 4: Aboriginal lives

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