老版博贝棋牌

      
      

          LINE

          Text:AAAPrint
          Ecns wire

          Researchers identify 40 snow leopards in Qinghai

          1
          2020-02-13 18:10:50Ecns.cn Editor : Mo Hong'e ECNS App Download
          The image of a snow leopard was captured by an infrared camera in Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province. (Photo/China News Service)

          The image of a snow leopard was captured by an infrared camera in Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province. (Photo/China News Service)

          (ECNS) -- Researchers have identified 40 snow leopards using infrared cameras in Zadoi County, Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Qinghai Province, the largest number in the world so far.

          "A snow leopard is not identified by their facial features, but by their spots and stripes," said Zhao Xiang, director of the Sanjiangyuan project at Shanshui Conservation Center, on Thursday.

          Researchers set up 80 infrared cameras and recorded over 300,000 photos to identify the 40 snow leopards.

          Usually, a snow leopard is divided into several parts, and if three or more parts show the same markings, it will be considered the same animal.

          Snow leopards are known as a barometer of high-altitude ecosystems, and their distribution spans 12 countries, including China, Kazakhstan, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Mongolia. In 1996,snow leopards were listed as endangered in China.

          China is home to the world's largest distribution of snow leopards, accounting for 60 percent of their habitat in the world.

          Related news

          MorePhoto

          Most popular in 24h

          MoreTop news

          MoreVideo

          LINE
          Back to top Links | About Us | Jobs | Contact Us | Privacy Policy
          Copyright ©1999-2020 Chinanews.com. All rights reserved.
          Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

              
              

                  德班|国际

                  足球比分网

                  t投彩彩票

                  皇冠皇冠投注比分

                  亚博娱乐首页

                  利盈的彩的网址首页

                  信的彩首页

                  大发游戏

                  冠亚体育