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Satellite Images Show Environmental Change

Jul 19, 2019

Satellite images shed light on how natural & cultural landscapes are changing. The images are provided by the China Remote Sensing Satellite Ground Station (RSGS), a national major S&T infrastructure hosted by the Aerospace Information Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences.


Nightlight satellite image of Yangtze River Delta sheds light on regional economy


How the “bird’s nest” is built - National Stadium, Beijing


The past and present of Tongling River Dolphin National Nature Reserve, Anhui Province


Ecological restoration of mining- Anji, Zhejiang Province


Urban cultural landscape - Daming Palace National Heritage Site Park, Xi’an City, Shaanxi Province


Tree-planting in Kubuqi desert builds Great Green Wall for local agriculture development - Inner Mongolia


Artificial forests planted in Saihanba provide important environmental shields for Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region against sandstorms


Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces, Yunan Province


 Deer Turning Head Park (or Luhuitou Park) at Sanya City, Hainan Province


A small town famous for the Boao Forum for Asia, located next to the eastern coastal city of Qionghai in Hainan Province 


Yangshan Port, a deep water port for container ships in Hangzhou Bay south of Shanghai