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Glaciers in Tibetan Plateau shrink 15% in warming: report

Global warming shrunk China's glaciers by 15%

India May 22(IM):The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) as saying that the Qinghai-Tibet plateau in western part of the country has seen its glaciers shrink by 15 percent, or 8,000 square kilometers (3,089 square miles). The melting of glacier in ... Indian Mirror, 2 months ago
Global Warming Shrinks China's Tibetan Plateau Glaciers by 15% in 30yrs International Business Times Canada, 2 months ago
Melting ice The Statesman, 2 months ago

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Life of highway maintenance workers on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

Workers from the Qinghai-Tibet Highway Management Bureau have to maintain and repair nearly 1,200 kilometers of the highway. They always take painkillers with them to relieve headaches caused by high altitudes before heading out the door. With the ...
 CHINAdaily2 months ago Vital lifeline  CHINAdaily2 months ago
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Qinghai-Tibet Plateau glaciers shrink 15 pct in 30 yrs

LHASA, May 21 (Xinhua) -- Southwest China's Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, the major source of the country's largest rivers, has seen its glaciers shrink rapidly over the past 30 years, a national research institute revealed Wednesday. According to the ...
 People's Review Nepal2 months ago Plateau glaciers shrink 15 percent in 30 years  CHINAdaily2 months ago Killing the pika won't save the Tibetan grasslands  China Dialogue2 months ago XINHUA - Qinghai-Tibet Plateau glaciers shrink 15 pct in 30 yrs  Namibia Press Agency2 months ago

Study suggests arctic fox originated in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

A new joint study by researchers suggests that the arctic fox originated in China's Qinghai-Tibet Plateau some five million years ago, strengthening the plateau's role as the "third pole" in evolution. An international team led by scientists, ...
 Individual.com1 month ago XINHUA - Study suggests arctic fox originated in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
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Tibet Travel Org Recommends Five Best Places to Eat in Lhasa

Tibet Travel Org, Tibet Vista Tour ( The special geographical conditions of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau create unique Tibetan food culture. As a travel agency focusing on local experiences, Tibet Travel Org always arranges at least one meal per tour at a ...
 PRWeb2 months ago Tibetan lake loses spot as largest lake due to climate change  Digital Journal1 week ago

Monks guard endangered wildlife on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

XINING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- On the snowy mountains of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, it has become common for flocks of bharals to deny their shy nature by carrying on roaming when saffron-robed figures come close. It speaks volumes about how comfortable ...
 People's Review Nepal2 months ago China Exclusive: Monks guard endangered wildlife on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau  Individual.com2 months ago Monks guard endangered wildlife  China Development Gateway2 months ago

Climate change thawing Tibet plateau's frozen earth

LHASA, June 17 (Xinhua) -- The perennial frozen earth on China's Qinghai-Tibet Plateau has shrunk by 16 percent over the past three decades as a result of global warming, according to new research results. The volume of frozen earth on the plateau ...
 People's Review Nepal1 month ago Climate change thawing Qinghai-Tibet plateau  Want China Times1 month ago China Exclusive: Climate change thawing Tibet plateau's frozen earth  Chongqing News Net1 month ago

Effects of Nitrogen and Phosphorus Fertilization on Soil Carbon Fractions in Alpine Meadows on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau

by Jin Hua Li, Yu Jie Yang, Bo Wen Li, Wen Jin Li, Gang Wang, Johannes M. H. Knops In grassland ecosystems, N and P fertilization often increase plant productivity, but there is no concensus if fertilization affects soil C fractions. We tested ...
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Global Times

A mushrooming debate

Fungus harvesters dig for cordyceps on the plateau in Haibei Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Qinghai Province, June 11, 2013. Photo: CFP The efficacy of a signature traditional Chinese medicine in curing diseases has recently met with a new ...
 Global Times16 hours ago In Scarred Tibetan City, Devotion to Sanctity of Life  China Digital Times3 days ago

China plans extension of railroad to India via Tibet

By Edward Wong BEIJING: China plans to extend by 2020 a railroad on the high trans-Himalayan plateau of Tibet to the borders of India, Bhutan and Nepal, according to a report Wednesday in People's Daily, the official mouthpiece of the . The ...
 Economic Times4 days ago China Plans Rail Extension to India Through Tibet  China Digital Times4 days ago
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