Yesterday and today, good news came from the 43rd UNESCO World Heritage Conference held in Baku, Azerbaijan. The yellow (渤) sea migratory bird habitat (the first phase) and the 'Liangzhu ancient city site' were successfully listed in China. Enter the World Heritage List. The yellow (渤) sea migratory bird habitat is located in the salt city of our province. Why was it selected as the world's first natural wetland type of coastal wetland? Let's find out together.Zimu Wetland Protection Community and Dongtai High Mud Muddy Beach Wetland Protection Community.
Yancheng has two national-level nature reserves, namely, rare birds and elk. It is a rare area with forests, oceans and wetlands, and is also a national experimental zone for sustainable development. Large-scale sand dunes, island reefs, rocky coasts, etc. have attracted more than 3 million birds on the migratory route of East Asian-Australian migratory birds.
Chen Hongquan, Dean of the School of Urban and Planning, Yancheng Teachers College: "First, its geomorphological process and the integrity of the ecological process are unique. Second, the richness of rare animals and biodiversity here is unique in the world. This is also the biggest background and feature of our Yancheng World Natural Heritage Declaration."
Not only has a unique natural environment and resources, but the success of the application of the yellow (渤) sea migratory bird habitat is also a vivid practice of implementing Xi Jinping's ecological civilization thought and implementing the green development concept. In recent years, Yancheng has made every effort to promote the protection and restoration of wetlands, and has prepared a five-year action plan for the return of fisheries to returning farmland to wetland, guiding the change of existing farming methods; and carrying out ecological restoration of 16 wetlands such as ecological dredging and gathering mud into islands. The project will improve the water environment of river water system and coastal wetland; establish and improve the wetland protection management system, set up a number of professional teams to inspect, and install monitoring facilities for 24-hour monitoring. The all-round, three-dimensional wetland protection combination boxing makes 17 kinds of rare birds and birds listed in the Red List of World Endangered Species represented by scoops and scorpions, frequently appeared on this wetland, and Dafeng Elk also The number of 39 heads introduced in 1986 has grown to over 5,000.