400,000 migratory birds travel to Tianjin

TIANJIN: Nearly 400,000 migratory birds have flown to Beidagang Wetland in north China’s Tianjin Municipality since the beginning of autumn this year, Beidagang Wetland administration said Wednesday. “We have spotted over 130 kinds of birds in the wetland, including more than 60 oriental white storks, which are under highest-level protection in China, said Mo Xunqiang, from the Tianjin Normal University. Tianjin is an important transit point for migratory birds from East Asia and Australasia. In addition to the Beidagang Wetland, other wetlands and nature reserves in the municipality are also expected to see migratory birds.
– The Daily Mail-China Daily News exchange item