Title:Encounter Hoh Xil by Qinghai to Tibet Railway


Qinghai-Tibet Railway pass through the country's largest "no man's land" - the Hoh Xil, Qinghai-Tibet Plateau is located in the hinterland, north Kunlun mountains, south Tanggula, an average elevation of 4,500 meters. Hoh Xil Mongolian word for "blue ridge", also known as "the beautiful girl."

Hoh Xil, a unique natural landscape, criss-crossing rivers, lakes. Among them, one square kilometers of lakes and more than 100. This wide distribution of modern glaciers, glacier area of ??1800 square km. Snow-capped mountains, valleys, Stone, stone rings, lake side blooming flower "Yanhua" and subglacial steaming Feiquan, have also formed a unique snow-covered landscape.

Hoh Xil, Qinghai-Tibet Plateau is known as "animal kingdom", animal resources is characterized by a large population and number. This habitat Tibetan antelope, wild yak, Tibetan wild ass, Tibetan gazelle, snow leopard, brown bear and other rare wild animals plateau. Meanwhile, the blue sky flying with golden eagle, black-necked crane, whooper swans and other birds, lake swimming with naked fish such as ventral required, these are the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau endemic species.

Hoh Xil National Nature Reserve in the year to end of May, early June, labor groups of the eastern Tibetan antelope from the protected area is the lake to the interior Zhuo, Sun Lake area litter mass migration, tens of thousands of female Tibetan antelope Lake centralized delivery, the scene is very spectacular.

In recent years, the fate of Tibetan antelope has been concern, anti-poaching heroic warrior in the Hoh Xil radius of more than 40,000 square kilometers of land lying snow, ice climbing, poaching and armed elements launched a long-term arduous struggle.

When the western adventure film "Hoh Xil" hit at home and abroad, when the image of Tibetan antelope has been selected for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games mascot Fuwa 'Yingying ", the Hoh Xil once again become the focus of world attention.

Effective anti-poaching due to the long struggle toward peace in the Hoh Xil from gunfire, activities in the Qinghai-Tibet Highway and Qinghai-Tibetan antelope along the near panic of the people no longer see.

Today, driving through the Hoh Xil along the Qinghai-Tibet Highway, the road on both sides of free activities, Tibetan antelope, Tibetan gazelle, Tibetan wild ass and other rare wild animals will plateau tourists feast for the eyes. After July 1, the Qinghai-Tibet Railway passenger train ride of tourists into Tibet in the car or rail can also be set up viewing sites along the Hoh Xil scenery and enjoy the "life zone" in the light, handsome, running, flying the Tibetan antelope.

Hoh Xil important points: Suonandajie Conservation Station, the Hoh Xil original scenery. Transportation: The best from the car ahead. Suggestions and tips: the Hoh Xil National Nature Reserve is, visitors must strictly comply with the provisions of protected area management, not free to drive on the highway embankment protection zone travel. If you encounter Tibetan antelopes and other wild animals, do not chase random pictures.