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Nature and Science 2010-06-21 Bringing the Desert under Control: China in Action — Safeguarding Dunhuang

06-21-2010 19:08 BJT

In the near future China will direct its focus of attention to control of desertification and stop the expansion of deserts in Dunhuang, Gansu province. Inside the wetland, people herded cattle beyond the capacity of the area. There were goats, cows, donkeys and others. They destroyed the vegetation. Some workers in Dunhuang Forestry Bureau give emphasis to the oasis in their project of bringing the desert under control. They strive to improve the living and working environment for residents in Dunhuang. In today’s programme, we will go to Dunhuang in Gansu province and see their achievements of desert control. [/

Editor:James |Source: CNTV

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