Tag: CN – Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas

On timeless rivers, life finds a peak; Yang Yang & Li Yingqing; China Daily

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The story began about 40 million years ago, when the Indian Plate collided with the Eurasian Plate, raising the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and creating the rumpled peaks of the Hengduan Mountains.

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