|◇The zhalong Natural Reserve
Zhalong is a tamous reserve for protecting rare birds. It's situated 30 kilometers away southeast of Qigihar, the total area is 210,000 hectares. There are a lot marsh, rivers and lakes. Reeds and grasses grow tall, so it's a paradise for waterfowl. There are 296 species of birds here according to investigation. There are 15 species of cranes in the sorld. There are 9 species in China, but in this reserve we can see 6species(red crowned, white naped, demoiselle common, siberian and hooded cranes) So Qigihar is honoured as "Grane City".
With the broad area, primitive envioroment, so many birds, convinient communication make it a well—known tourist attraction and a scientific research center. as well. The best season for watching birds is from May to July. Even in winter you can see crane —training in the snow.
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