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Lawmakers call for protecting Qilian Mountains

Lawmakers call for protecting Qilian Mountains

National lawmakers are calling for more effective ecological and environmental protection of the Qilian Mountains-a vital natural shield in western China-including use advanced technology. ..

China's Qinghai donates 20,000 masks to Burundi

China's Qinghai donates 20,000 masks to Burundi

A total of 20,000 surgical masks donated by northwest China's Qinghai Province to Burundi were shipped off Thursday morning, the provincial foreign affairs office said.

China's largest saltwater lake sees increased area

China's largest saltwater lake sees increased area

Qinghai Lake, China's largest inland saltwater lake in Northwest province, has seen its water area increase to 4,543 square km at the end of April, 28 larger than that same period last year. ..

Turning highland barley into a green business

Turning highland barley into a green business

Though summer has already begun, farmers on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau are still busy with their spring plowing of highland barley, a crucial staple for local residents.

Inspection uncovers environmental woes

Inspection uncovers environmental woes

Hundreds of officials have been punished and many local authorities criticized after the first batch teams in latest round a high-profile central inspection environmental protection efforts concluded their ..

Loving scene of mother fox and baby

Loving scene of mother fox and baby

The Tibetan fox is known for having “enchanting smiles”. They live mainly on the plateau at altitudes between 3,000 and 4,000 meters above sea level.

Aerial view of Xiaqun forest farm in Qinghai

Aerial view of Xiaqun forest farm in Qinghai

Aerial photo taken on May 4, 2020 shows a view of Xiaqun forest farm in Ping'an District of Haidong City, northwest China's Qinghai Province.

A panda nanny and her "babies" on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

A panda nanny and her "babies" on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

Clutching some bamboo shoots, Yao Xin, dressed in a mask, gloves and dark green suit, rambled on the outdoor playground panda house tried to find perfect place hide these delicacies from her "babies" -- ..

Caka Salt Lake scenic area in Qinghai reopens to public

Caka Salt Lake scenic area in Qinghai reopens to public

Tourists visit the Caka Salt Lake scenic area in Town of Wulan County, northwest China's Qinghai Province, April 26, 2020. on Sunday reopened to public an orderly manner with strict measures taken fight ..

World-record wind turbine installed in Qinghai

World-record wind turbine installed in Qinghai

A wind turbine with a 160-meter rotor diameter was successfully installed in Qinghai on April 21, setting new record for the largest of an onshore turbine. ..

Qinghai-Tibet Railway to have extention line to Xinjiang

Qinghai-Tibet Railway to have extention line to Xinjiang

A railroad switch was made on Friday at Golmud Station to connect the Qinghai-Tibet Railway with a railway under construction from in Qinghai Province Korla city northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur ..

Powerful survey telescope due to be built by 2022

Powerful survey telescope due to be built by 2022

Chinese scientists are building the world's most powerful widefield survey telescope of its class in northern hemisphere near "Mars Camp" Qinghai province. Construction is due to be completed ..

17 sites in NW China's Qinghai removed from poverty list

17 sites in NW China's Qinghai removed from poverty list

Seventeen counties and county-level districts in Northwest China's Qinghai province were officially removed from the list of national-level poverty-stricken counties, Xinhua News Agency reported on ..

Scenery of Qinghai Lake

Scenery of Qinghai Lake

Aerial photo taken on April 20, 2019 shows a view of Qinghai Lake in Heimahe Town, Gonghe County northwest China's Province. As the temperature rose spring, frozen has started to thaw. ..

Snow leopard spotted in Hoh Xil nature reserve

Snow leopard spotted in Hoh Xil nature reserve

A snow leopard has been recorded by a far-infrared camera for the first time in Hoh Xil, national nature reserve northwest China's Qinghai Province, Sanjiangyuan National Park confirmed Monday. ..

10 years after quake, Yushu stands rebuilt

10 years after quake, Yushu stands rebuilt

Tsewa was holding a bridle and combing a horse's mane at a racecourse filled with a sea of blue relief tents following an earthquake 10 years ago.

Epidemic accelerates shift toward clean fuels

Epidemic accelerates shift toward clean fuels

While a low oil price might sound bad news for renewable energy as lower gasoline and fuel prices will make electric vehicles biofuel less competitive solar wind sources of electricity, some believe it only be s ..

Yushu earthquake survivor reborn through wheelchair basketball

Yushu earthquake survivor reborn through wheelchair basketball

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. There is no more an apt phrase for Punco Wangyal, a Yushu earthquake survivor who one year later was hit by car and lost the use of his legs, but found hope through wheelchair ..