Articles for the Wolong Category


China@Cultural, Wolong

Revealed: the secret world of the panda

Revealed: the secret world of the panda

New research has revealed that, contrary to popular beliefs, pandas are surprisingly well-equipped for survival. by Henry Nicholls Published: 7:00AM BST 28 Sep 2010 The giant panda is one of the best-known symbols in the world, used to sell everything from electronic goods to fizzy drinks, chocolate to biscuits, liquorice to cigarettes – not to […]

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China@Cultural, Wolong

Bearing Up Nicely: Wolong Pandas

Bearing Up Nicely: Wolong Pandas

By TINA WALSH Buildings and enclosures at the Wolong National Nature Reserve — the world’s largest and best-known panda conservation area — were all but destroyed in the devastating earthquake that hit Sichuan province in southwest China in May 2008. Although only one panda, crushed under a collapsed wall, died at the UNESCO World Heritage […]

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