Chinanews client, Beijing, June 12th (Reporter Shangguanyun) It is another year of Cultural and Natural Heritage Day.

  Currently, China has 55 World Heritage Sites

  Is one of the countries with the most world heritage sites in the world

  Those precious world heritage

  The passage of time can't hide their light

Data map: The aerial view of the Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes, a world heritage site, is spectacular.

Photo by Yang Yanmin

  World heritage is divided into four categories: natural heritage and cultural heritage

  World cultural heritage refers exclusively to "tangible" cultural heritage

  Such as the Great Wall of China

  Speaking of the beginning of the inscription, one person needs to be mentioned

  The famous historical geographer Hou Renzhi

  In 1984, he went to Cornell University for academic exchanges

  Learn about the Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage

  Think of countless precious cultural sites and scenic spots in China

  Hou Renzhi recognizes the importance of things

  After returning home, he hurriedly drafted a proposal

  And obtained the joint signatures of 3 CPPCC members including Yang Hanxi

  The proposal was formally put forward at the third meeting of the Sixth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference

Data map: During the Ching Ming holiday, the Badaling Great Wall in Beijing is surrounded by the "sea of ​​flowers", and spring is strong.

Photo by China News Agency reporter Han Haidan

  In 1987, the Great Wall was included in the "World Heritage List"

  Become the first batch of successfully selected world heritage sites in China

  Hou Renzhi also became China's "first person to apply for heritage"

  China has since embarked on a journey of inscription

  Shan Jixiang, president of the Chinese Society of Cultural Relics, once mentioned

  Mount Tai successfully declared as a dual heritage of world culture and nature

  Created a new category for the declaration of World Heritage

  Change the pattern of our past protection

  It also changed the traditional understanding of cultural relics protection in the past

Data map: Taishan Mountain is covered in silver after the snow, and the scenery is picturesque.

Photo by Zhang Kun issued by China News Agency

  In recent years, China has continued to successfully apply for the heritage of projects

  Each item is breathtaking:

Toast Site

  In 2015, China's "Tusi Site" was included in the "World Heritage List"

  Including the site of the old Sicheng city in Yongshun, Hunan

  Tangya Tusi City Site, Enshi, Hubei, Hailongtun, Zunyi, Guizhou

  The three sites are the remains of the heyday of the Chinese chieftain system

  Old Sicheng built in the fifth year of Shaoxing in the Southern Song Dynasty (1135)

  It is the seat of the ruler of the Peng family chieftain regime in Guxi Prefecture

  It has been used as a high-level chieftain Yongshun Xuanwei for nearly 600 years

Data map: Aerial view overlooking the world heritage-Zunyi Hailongtun.

On July 4, 2015, Shanghai Longtun was included in the "World Heritage List" at the 39th World Heritage Conference.

Photo by China News Agency reporter Hou Yu

Huashan Rock Paintings in Zuojiang, Guangxi

  These rock paintings are from the Warring States Period to the Eastern Han Dynasty

  Drawing by Luo Yue, an ancestor of the Zhuang ethnic group in southern China who lived here

  The scene of the ochre red rock painting group is magnificent

  Take "squatting human figure" as the basic symbol

  Recorded the sacrificial scene about 2000 years ago

  The mountains, rivers, and terraces on which it depends

  Together they constitute the cultural landscape of Zuojiang Huashan rock paintings

The picture shows the rock painting cultural landscape of Huashan Mountain in Zuojiang, Guangxi (data map).

Photo by Chong Xuan


  "Shennong teaches people to harvest and taste herbs"

  Shennongjia is located in the northwestern border of Hubei Province

  Known as the "green miracle" at the same latitude in the northern hemisphere

  The integrity and authenticity of the natural resources and its ecosystem here

  Non-renewability and non-reproducibility are rare in the world

  Shennongjia has the most complete vertical natural band spectrum in the world

  Its biodiversity fills a gap in the World Heritage List

Data map: Shennongjia Dajiu Lake.

Photo by Liu Qingjun

Hoh Xil

  Hoh Xil Tibetan means "the land of Kunlun Snow Mountain"

  The total area of ​​the declaration area is 6 million hectares

  Among them, the nominated core area covers an area of ​​3.7 million hectares

  2.3 million hectares of outer buffer zone

  Covering the whole territory of Hoh Xil National Nature Reserve

  And part of the Sanjiangyuan National Nature Reserve

  Hoh Xil National Nature Reserve is located in the northwestern part of Qinghai Province

  There are rare wild species such as Tibetan antelopes, wild yaks, and Tibetan wild donkeys.

  According to incomplete statistics

  There are more than 7,000 large and small lakes and 255 ancient glaciers here

Data map: On the afternoon of September 4, 2013, four Tibetan gazelle looked at passers-by on the side of the highway in the Kekexili Nature Reserve, Qinghai.

Photo by China News Agency reporter Hu Youjun


  Gulangyu World Cultural Heritage Site

  Including the entire Gulangyu Island and its coastal waters

  The total area is 316.2 hectares

  Gulangyu Island is known as the "Sea Garden"

  There are many cultural relics protection units here

  It is also known as "Island of Piano" and "Island of Music"

Data map: There are 931 historical buildings in different periods and styles remaining on Gulangyu Island.

Photo by Zhang Bin

Fanjing Mountain, Guizhou

  Fanjing Mountain is the main peak of the Wuling Mountains

  The sights of "Red Cloud Golden Summit" and "Mountain Rock Cloud Waterfall" are world-famous

  Fanjingshan Ecosystem retains a large number of ancient relics

  Rare, endangered and endemic species

  Possess 4394 species of plants and 2767 species of animals

  It is one of the most species-rich hot spots in the Oriental Deciduous Forest Bioregion

Data map: Fanjing Mountain forms a sea of ​​clouds landscape with rolling clouds.

Photo by Li He

Habitat for Migratory Birds in the Yellow (Bo) Sea

  The Yellow Sea Wetland in Yancheng, Jiangsu Province, where the first phase of the project is located

  There are more than 680 species of vertebrates and more than 500 invertebrates

  Includes 415 species of birds

  It provides habitats for 23 species of birds of international importance

  It is also the largest wintering place for red-crowned cranes in China

Data map: The picture shows an aerial photograph of the Yellow Beach wetlands in Yancheng.

Photo by Sun Huajin

Liangzhu Ancient City Ruins

  The scale of the ancient city of Liangzhu is huge

  It is the power and belief center of Liangzhu Culture

  Has a large-scale water conservancy system project

  Some experts speculate

  The ancestors of Liangzhu were able to observe solar dating more than 5,000 years ago

  A large number of exquisite jade and stone tools were unearthed here

  The emblem on the representative jade "Jade Cong"

  After several times magnification, the lines are clear and identifiable

Data map: Aerial photography of Liangzhu Ancient City Ruins Park, Hangzhou, Zhejiang.

Photo by China News Agency reporter Wang Gang

  The selection of "World Heritage" has a set of detailed and strict criteria

  However, successful entry into the "World Heritage List" does not mean that it will be done once and for all.

  The World Heritage Convention sets out protection obligations

  If the world heritage is left unchecked, it will be destroyed

  It may also be "delisted", that is, withdrawn from the list

  China is an ancient civilization with a long history

  Possess numerous world heritage sites

  They have a glorious history

  We should also go to the future in peace

Data map: Kaiping Diaolou and villages located in Jiangmen City, Guangdong Province were included in the World Heritage List on June 28, 2007.

China News Agency issued Chen Wen photo

  From a bustling city to an ancient village

  From magnificent mountains to quiet forests...

  On the way to apply for heritage, every application is successful

  All means the identification of its value

  World Heritage is "the gift of mankind to the future"

  Worth remembering

  We also need to protect