Birding Info of Sichuan, China
Located in the west of China and the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, Sichuan is an inland province of China covering 486,000 square kilometers with over 90 million people. The province mainly consists of three parts, Sichuan Basin in the middle and east, Qinghai Tibet-Plateau in the west, and hilly areas in the south. Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and Hengduan Mountain Ranges stand in its west. Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau in the south and Qinling-Daba Mountain Ranges in the north.
Birding info of Yunnan, China
Sitting on Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau in the southwest of China, Yunnan Province covers 394,000 square kilometers in land territory and shares the border with Myanmar in west, Laos and Vietnam in south. The province has over 60% of its territory covered by forests, the elevation of most of its land territory is between 2,000 to 2,800 meters. Generally, it is known as the “Kingdom of plants and animals”, and also famous for the Yunnan Baiyao and Yunnan food such as Yunan Rice Noodle.
Birding info of Qinghai, China
Located in the northeast part of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, Qinghai province covers 722,300 square kilometers of land territory. The capital is Xining, which has a history of 900 years. As an important part of the “Roof of the World”, Qinghai enjoys a typical plateau continental climate...
Birding info of Tibet, China
Covering about 1,200,000 square kilometers with 3.4 million people, Tibet is located in the southeast of China. The capital of Tibet AR is Lhasa, which has a history of 1,300 years. With an average elevation of over 4,000 meters, Tibet is known as the roof of the world. The climat...
Birding info of Hainan, China
Located in the far south of China, Hainan province covers 35,400 square kilometers of land territory and 2,000,000 square kilometers of ocean territory which makes it the province own the smallest land area and largest ocean area in China. Including Hainan Island, Xisha (Paracel) Islan...
Birding info of Taiwan, China
Taiwan situates on the continental shelf of southeastern China. Covering 36,000 square kilometers of land territory, Taiwan consists of the Taiwan Island, Penghu Islands, Green Island, Diaoyu Island, and some other islands with different sizes. The Tropical of Cancer divides Taiwan Island into two climatic regions with the subtropical area in the north and tropical area in the south.The terrain of Taiwan Island is characterized by mountainous east, hilly centra and flat west.
Birding info of Shanghai, China
Located at the Estuary of the Yangtze River in the west bank of the Pacific Ocean and east of the Asian continent, Shanghai is the biggest city in China and one of the four municipalities directly under the central government. As part of the Alluvial Plain in Yangtze River Delta, Shanghai has an average altitude of 4 meters and covers a total area of 6,340 square kilometers.
Birding info of Beijing, China
Beijing, also known as Peking in old times, is the capital of the People’s Republic of China. With a population of more than 17.65 million and covering 16,000 square kilometers, Beijing is a municipality directly under the central government and the second largest city in China. Tho...
Birding info of Jiangsu, China
Lying on the Yangtze River Delta in east China, Jiangsu Province covers an area of 102,600 square kilometers. It is the lowest province of China because most parts of the province standing at under 50 meters in sea elevation. The province is mainly formed by Sunan, Jianghuai, Huangh...
Birding info of Fujian, China
Located on the southeast coast of China，Fujian Province covers 124,000 square kilometers of land territory and 136,000 square kilometers of ocean territory with 3,751 kilometers of rugged coastline. Fujian Province has numerous islands, bays, and intertidal mudflat areas. Being in the subtropical area, Fujian has abundant rainfalls and mildclimate enjoys rich and diversified wildlife resources.