China's Six Most Beautiful Grasslands
* Good quality of the grasslands,
lush vegetation, seasonal distinctive elegance,
and three-dimensional sense level, and the vast
magnificent, as far as the eye could see;
* Rich biodiversity, leisurely sheep, or a special
variety of landscapes, such as the bend;
* Pretty naturally by the lifestyle of herdsmen,
rich ethnic customs, man and nature in harmony,
and other important historical and cultural sites;
* Better preservation of the original ecosystem,
appropriate use and inconspicuous grassland degradation,
no ecological damage of invasive species.
About 570 million years ago,
tremendous changes took place in northwest China.
When the sea subsided, the Qilian Mountain Grassland
arose. "Qilian" is a term ancient nomadic Hun
living in north China used to refer to the "heavenly
Nagqu is the name of a river
in northern Tibet. Originating on the southern
slope of the Thanglha Mountains, the river runs
through Amdo, Nagqu, Biru, Sog and Baqen counties,
where the land is vast, and low hills are interspersed
The Bumyak Grassland, with an
altitude of 3,800-4,500 meters, is the largest
in the central Shaluli Range in the Hengduan Mountains.
The Sichuan-Tibet highway extends 100 kilometers
along the north of the grassland.
Xilin Gol means "river on the
plateau" in the Mongolian language. This grassland
covers more than 200,000 square kilometers on
the Mongolian Plateau.
To the east and north of Xilin Hot, the Ujimqin
Grassland stretches far away. The terrain is flat,
with numerous rivers and small lakes.
The Ili Grassland lies in a
fold of the Tianshan Mountains, one of the largest
mountain ranges in Asia. Surrounded by ridges
on three sides, it is open on the west to humid
currents of air. A vertical division of grassland
belts has been formed ranging through frigid meadows,
montane meadows, montane meadow steppe, montane
steppe, montane desert steppe, plain desert and
river valley meadows.
East Hulun Buir
This fertile land is adorned
with hundreds of silver chains and numerous pearls.
The rivers and lakes originating from the Greater
Xing'an Mountain that ranges across
eastern Inner Mongolia and Heilongjiang Province.
Rivers in Hulun Buir share one feature.