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* Field Guides & Bird SongFor a comprehensive list of recommended titles covering China as a whole - please see the China page of Fatbirder
A Checklist on the Distribution of the Birds in Xinjiangby Ma Ming, 2011 Huayu Nature Book Trade Co.Ltd
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Xinjiang Bird Watching SocietyInformation
Xinjiang Bird Watching Society, which was established in May 2004, is an NGO with about 40 core members concerning and protecting birds in Xinjiang. It is now under the Xinjiang Ecological Society.
Altun Mountain Nature ReserveInformation
Some of the animals living in great numbers are under the state protection such as wild yak, wild ass, antelope, black-necked crane and snow leopard...
Bogeda Peak National Nature ReserveSatellite View
According to the record, there are 24 species of animals, 50 species of birds, and 6 species of reptiles, fish and amphibians respectively...
Motuo Nature ReserveSatellite View
The Reserve mainly protects its mountain forests and rare plants and animals...
2013 [August] - Mark BeamanReport PDF
...Our pre-tour foray into Xinjiang included two totally contrasting environments: the harsh Taklimakan Desert and the elm-lined Tarim River on the one hand and the spruce forests, alpine shrubbery and high mountain peaks of the Tian Shan (or Tien Shan) mountains on the other. As well as the endemic Biddulph’s (or Xinjiang) Ground Jay, we encountered...
China Bird ReportReport
For the most part these are just lists of birds seen on individual dates at locations across the whole of China - but none-the-less, useful... In Chinese and [mostly] English.
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