District Plans to Construct Three Ecological Parks
Three ecological parks are being planned in Futian District. The three parks will consist of a mangrove wetland park, a waterscape park and the Liantiangwei Reservoir Park. The announcement of the plan to create the three parks was made during the 42nd World Environmental Day.
The mangrove wetland park will be connected with the existing mangrove reserve in the city having an area of 38 hectares thus increasing the mangrove area along the Shenzhen Bay and provides a larger habitat for birds. The construction of the wetland park is to start in July and is scheduled to be completed and open by June of 2014. The waterscape park is located near Hongling Middle School and features characteristics of traditional Chinese gardens from arch bridges, water willows and pavilions.
The Liantanwei reservoir Park is at the Liantangwei Mountain north of Beihuan Boulevard and is intended to protect wetlands and further conserve forest areas. Construction is slated for May.
To celebrate World Environment Day the city launched a series of environmental activities in its ten districts and new areas. Plus the district will launch a low carbon competition and will be choosing 60 families to participate.
Liantangwei Reservoir Park will be located in the Liantangwei Mountain area north of Beihuan Boulevard. The park is intended to protect wetlands and conserve forest areas. Construction will start next May.
The city launched a series of environmental activities in its 10 districts and new areas yesterday, to celebrate World Environment Day. Other related activities will focus on health foods and a model restaurant will be establish that will offer nutritious, safe and healthy environment friendly food.`