Data from China’s National Forestry and Grassland Administration (NFGA) shows that China planted 529 million mu (35.3m hectares) of trees during the 13th Five-Year Plan (2015-2020).
China for the first time has announced closed seasons for its distant-water fishing fleet. But will it be the start of more effective international fishery management in deep-sea waters?
China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MoEE) announced on June 30 that China will ban the import of solid waste completely as of January 1, 2021.
Local governments that pinned their hopes on building water parks and artificial lakes to boost their economies have been slapped down, but not before causing environmental damage and destruction of farmland
China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE) published its annual report on Chinese ecology and the environment on June 2, saying China has discovered more than 660 exotic invasive species.
Dedicated volunteers are struggling to protect the white crane, a critically endangered species that despite government protection faces survival stresses from illegal poaching, habitat destruction and human intervention along their migration routes