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XTBG listed as China's Top 10 Science & Technology Tourism Base
China National Tourism Administration and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) jointly released the first batch of China’s Top 10 Science & Technology Tourism Base on March 28. Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) is on the list front, second only to Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical radio Telescope (FAST) in...
Hairy-footed flying squirrel found in Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden
During an excursion in the tropical rainforest of Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG), young researchers found two hairy-footed flying squirrels on February 25. It’s the second time that the flying squirrels were found in the ravine forest of XTBG since July 2015. The hairy-footed flying squirrel (Belomys...
HU Sifan wins best oral presentation award at 4th Yong Natural History Scientists’ Meeting
The 4th Yong Natural History Scientists’ Meeting was hosted by the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (Paris, France) from 7th to the 11th of February 2017. It brought together young researchers in natural history from worldwide to communicate and present their research. Ms. Hu Sifan of Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanic...
“Challenge scientists” increases students’ interest in science
At the peak season of winter camps, numerous primary and middle school students come to Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) to seek the mystery of tropical rainforest and experience science. On January 19, an activity named “Challenge scientists” increased the interest in science for a group of middle school...
Succulent plants on show to greet Chinese New Year
As a prelude to a series of celebratory events to welcome the upcoming lunar Chinese New Year, a special exhibition featuring succulent plants is ongoing at the Distinctive Plant Collection of Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG). A total of 3000 succulent plants from 100 genera in 11 families are on show t...
Use temples to conserve orchid species
Xishuangbanna is one of the most orchid-rich areas in China. However, over-collection and habitat loss have taken many orchid species towards extinction in the wild and orchids are among the most threatened flowering plants. As part of efforts to protect orchid plants and increase public awareness of orchid conservat...
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