SICHUAN, February 25 -- According to Sichuan Forestry and Grassland Administration, it plans to rehabilitate grassland area of 600 thousand hectares in 2020.
As one of the top five pastoral areas in China, Sichuan has rich grass resources, the grassland area is nearly 20.9 million hectares, which stands 43% of the total land area. It will work on grassland compensation mechanism among watersheds, strengthening governance of sandy grassland and rat wasteland, developing two feature zones, including gassland ecotourism and special grassland pastoral area, and trying to transfer 1/3 herdsman to work on tourism and grass pastoral processing within 10 years.
Grassland in Sichuan Province(photo/xinhua).
By Xin Shuyu