China to coordinate regulation on ecological space

Xinhua News
April 20, 2017
BEIJING, April 20 (Xinhua) — Chinese authorities on Thursday released regulation on the use of natural space to protect the ecosystem.

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Chinese official stresses safeguarding ecological security

April 15, 2017

BEIJING, April 15 (Xinhua) — A Chinese official has called for more to be done to ensure ecological security as the country observed National Security Education (more…)

Inspection teams demand more efforts to improve China’s environment

Xinhua
April 13, 2017

LANZHOU/CHONGQING, April 13 (Xinhua) — Four environmental inspection teams have urged local governments to do more to improve the environment after they made public issues (more…)

Alibaba joins efforts to protect water resources in China

April 9, 2017

HANGZHOU, April 9 (Xinhua ) — Alibaba, a dominant player in China’s e-commerce, has teamed up with several non-governmental environmental protection organizations (more…)

China launches new year-long inspection into air pollution in north

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David Stanway April 6, 2017

China’s environment ministry said it will send 5,600 inspectors on a year-long investigation into the sources of air pollution in major northern (more…)

New plant species discovered in Tibet

China Daily
March 23, 2017

Chinese scientists have found a new plant species belonging to the genus Sorbus in Zayu county, Southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region, and their findings have been published (more…)

China to Create National Park 60% Bigger Than Yellowstone to Protect Siberian Tiger and Amur Leopard

March 16, 2017
China is reportedly planning to create a vast national park to protect endangered Siberian Tigers and Amur leopards.

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CHINA PREMIER PLEDGES: ‘WE WILL MAKE OUR SKIES BLUE AGAIN’

LOUISE WATT
March 5, 2017

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledged Sunday to make the country’s smoggy skies blue again and “work faster” to address pollution (more…)

China plans national park for Siberian tiger, Amur leopard

Xinhua
March 3, 2017

China plans to build a national park 60 percent larger than Yellowstone National Park as a sanctuary for highly-endangered Siberian tigers and Amur leopards.

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China builds first ‘bird airport’ to attract feathered friends

  • DW.com
  • Hannah Fuchs
  • March 3, 2017

An airport for migratory birds is being created close to one of China’s most populous cities. It’s not as weird as it sounds.