Tag «nature»

Tibet: nature yak

Nature Tibetan yak (野牦牛) used to be prevalent over the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau, by having an historic range stretching from northern India and Nepal, and through the Chinese provinces of Gansu, Sichuan, Qinghai and Xinjiang. It had been present in Kazakhstan, Mongolia and areas of southern Russia before the 1700s, though any real trace from it …

Trouble in tibet : nature news & comment

It started to drizzle right after we trigger in the town of Xining on the stretch of recently built highway across the Yellow River. As our Land Cruiser rose onto a 3,800-metre-high area of the plateau, the scene opened up to show moving hillsides covered with a thick layer of all downhill field, resembling a …