Episode 1. The Unique Jiangsu Yancheng Wetlands Ecosystem

Duration: 2:20 20 Jul 2023

The video series “Deep Dive into the Wetlands” documents the Jiangsu Yancheng Wetlands Protection Project, reflecting ADB’s commitment to promote biodiversity and nature conservation in the PRC and the region.

The Jiangsu Yancheng Wetlands are a unique ecosystem providing home to rich biodiversity and endangered species, and supporting livelihoods of local communities. Threatened by urbanization and pollution, the Yancheng Wetlands, natural reserves, and forest farms became the focus of the GEF-funded protection project implemented by ADB from 2012 to 2019.

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