KFBG Blog: China Eco Tales

China Eco Tales
Posted Date: Monday 16 September 2019
The internationally renowned Journal of Threatened Taxa just published a special edition on the results of our joint four-year biodiversity survey of Gaoligongshan Mountains (Tengchong Area) in Yunnan Province. This monograph covers an overview of the biodiversity assessment, diversity of mammals, birds, herpetofauna and butterflies in this mountain range of immense conservation value.
China Eco Tales
Posted Date: Wednesday 14 August 2019
The conservation status for nearly 200 China’s lizard species, which was assessed for the first time last year to help prioritise conservation action, have started to go live in phases on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species website recently. The evaluation was conducted by a team of experts including Kadoorie Conservation China’s Senior Conservation Officer Yang Jianhuan.
China Eco Tales
Posted Date: Friday 2 August 2019
Mount Gaoligong Flying Squirrel
China Eco Tales
Posted Date: Friday 5 July 2019
Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden (KFBG) led a five-month collaborative project to save the River Tern (Sterna aurantia), a species on the verge of extinction in China. Through conducting first population survey and implementing multiple measures to protect its last breeding ground in China, our concerted efforts successfully helped double the tiny population of this imperilled bird from seven to 13 individuals.
China Eco Tales
Posted Date: Wednesday 3 July 2019
Have you ever walked into a shop window because you are so focused with the display items that you couldn’t see the transparent wall?