Poyang Lake


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Poyang Lake

(ˈpɔːˈjæŋ) or

P'o-yang

n
(Placename) a lake in E China, in N Jiangxi province, connected by canal with the Yangtze River: the second largest lake in China. Area (at its greatest): 2780 sq km (1073 sq miles)
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Tanfield last raced in China in September with Achieve Skinnergate Cycles in the two-week Tour of Poyang Lake.
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The finless porpoises - part of an estimated population of just 1,000 - were captured in Poyang Lake in eastern China before being safely moved 400 km to the He-wangmiao/Ji-cheng-yuan oxbow, where they will start a new population.
Risk factors of infectious diseases for backyard poultry farms in the Poyang Lake area, China.
They can also overlook China's biggest freshwater lake Poyang Lake as well as go to Shennongyuan, one of the birthplaces of paddy horticulture in the world.
The drivers will participate in a series of events including the International Lushan Mountain Pass Auto Rally Challenge, the International Poyang Lake Auto Cross Race, and the Poyang Lake Tent Music Festival.
Poyang County, which is seated by Poyang Lake, China's largest freshwater lake, on Saturday announced a start to its emergency response system to prevent the lake from flooding as the downpour continues.
The program, the second in three decades, will bring scientists together from 30 institutes around the country to conduct research on the ecological, environmental and hydrological systems of Poyang Lake in east China's Jiangxi Province, said Hu Zhenpeng, director of the program.
The drought has sharply reduced water levels in Poyang Lake, the country's largest freshwater lake, and rivers in Jiangxi, threatening water supplies to more than one million people residing near the lake and rivers, Xinhua quoted an official with the province's flood control and drought relief headquarters as saying.
Over the next 20 to 30 days, the high water level of the Yangtze River's Jiujiang section and Poyang Lake will continue.
The company only uses shellfish from China's Poyang Lake which has strict environmental controls, making the products 100 per cent sustainable.
Poyang Lake is the largest fresh water lake in China.