In recent day, the news reveled by the principles of the Forestry Department of Yunnan Province and Provincial Environmental Protection Bureau showed that the total 158 natural reserves have been established in the whole province by the end of this May, covering the total area of 2,96 hectares, accounting for 7.5% of the land in Yunnan province. Among the whole 158 natural reserves established, there are 19 national natural protection zones and 38 natural reserves of provincial level.
In addition, 11 national level tourist attraction and 54 provincial level scenic areas as well as 28 national forestry parks and 12 provincial forest parks were constructed. If you learn Chinese online free, you may learn that the national parks such as Pudacuo, Laojunshan Mountain, Meili Snow Mountain, Xishuang Banna and Pu’er were built. Of course, much effort has been made in construction the endangered plants and animals ecological monitoring stations, wild animals raise and training and reproduction as well as the wild animals saving and adoption center.
In this way, the protection network of the biological diversity with the main forms of natural protection areas, landscape and famous sceneries, world heritages sites, highland wetlands, national parks and forestry parks was preliminarily formed. In recent years, the relevant departments at all levels have been making efforts to implement the spirit of the joint conference for protecting the biological diversity in the northwestern Yunnan so that the protection action for biological diversity in Yunnan was put into the actual effect comprehensively.
At present, the important areas for biological diversity protection are expanded from five prefectures and cities and 15 counties in the western Yunnan to nine prefectures and 44 counties in the northwestern Yunnan and the southwestern Yunnan. Since the Tengchong Conference, the accumulated investment for protecting the biological diversity has reached 700 million Yuan. In addition, Yunnan Provincial Biological Diversity Protection Foundation received the donation of 32.3 million Yuan. The financial support from the central government has been used to implement the environmental cost in 18 counties and cities.
Some of the overseas students who are leaning in summer program in China may be told that the scientific research institutions such as Yunnan Biological Diversity Research Institution, the Southwestern Lab and National Highland Wetland Research Center were established and improved. More importantly, the education and publicity base open to the public free was built to improve people’s consciousness of protecting the biological diversity.