TIBET, October 29, Chinadaily -- Sanjiangyuan region, or the sources of three rivers, namely the Yangtze River, Yellow River, and Lancang (Mekong) River, has seen its ecological environment improved a lot and wild animals increased obviously in recent years through the efforts of local government.

Key program 11.4 Ecological environment in Sanjiangyuan region improved

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LIAONING, October 16 -- Recently, the Implementation Plan for Monitoring and Evaluating Non-commercial Forest and Natural Forest in Liaoning Province was released.

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INNER MONGOLIA, September 14 -- The Asia-Pacific Network for Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation (APFNet) has been demonstrating Close-to-Nature Forest Management (CNFM) principle for about ten years. Recently, two APFNet-funded technical regulations on close-to-nature forestry management of Chinese Pine (Pinus tabuliformis) and Olgarian Larch (Larix principis-rupprechtii) plantations, as the local regulation in Chifeng City, Inner Mongolia, China, have been formally issued and taking into effect. This regulates the management scope, terms and definitions, species classification, tree species mix and close-to-nature management measures in those plantations, which are the outputs of APFNet-funded project in Wangyedian Forest Farm, Chifeng City.

Since 2010, APFNet has been demonstrating CNFM principle in Wangyedian Forest Farm through 2 projects. The main goal of applying CNFM there is to transform monocultures into multi-aged, diverse forests with a structural and species composition mimicking that of a natural forest in later successional stages.

FYG 9.14 key program Two APFNet funded Local Technical Regulations Approved in China

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CHONGQING, September 10, China daily -- In the remote mountains of Chongqing, rows of saplings planted by local villagers are part of a trial forest project with national significance.

key program 9.10 Trial forest project a budding success story

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JILIN, September 4, China daily -- Work recently began on the establishment of the Wanbaoshan national grassland natural park in Northeast China's Jilin province -- one of 39 parks selected in the first batch of pilot national grassland natural parks in the country -- according to local media reports on Sept 3.

key program 9.4 Pilot national grassland natural park launched in Jilin

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