China's first national park unveiled

UPDATED: 16:56, June 25, 2007

China's first national park, the Pudacuo National Park, was unveiled today in Yunnan Province's Shangrila.

Pudacuo National Park is located in northwestern Yunnan, and at the center of the world natural heritage site of the "Three Parallel Rivers." It is composed of the Bitahai Nature Reserve and Duhu scenic area in the Hongshan district of "Three Parallel Rivers" world natural heritage site, Niru district and other districts, with an area of nearly 2,000 square kilometers.

By People's Daily Online


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