Haba Snow Mountain
Snow Mountain in Yunnan is one of the famous high mountain.
Peak elevation of 5396 meters, an elevation of 4,700
meters above the snow, the development of modern glacier
summit. Diqing Shangri-La County, located in the southeast
to protect the most modern of latitude glaciers, alpine
typical vertical band complete natural landscape, plant
germplasm cold temperate coniferous forest ecosystems
and rare for the purpose. Typical of protected areas:
the Black Sea, the Yellow Sea, bending sea mountains
Glacial Lake, the main peak of modern glaciers.
Haba notable feature is the vertical
distribution of vegetation distribution is very obvious.
In a smaller space with a collection of dry and warm
subtropical vegetation types from valley to mountain
frigid zonal regularly distributed in different altitudes
to form a complete, vertical vegetation zones typical
landscape. --4000 Meters altitude 3200 m subalpine dark
coniferous forest development is the best of the lot
of forest communities.
The sanctuary complex and diverse
natural conditions, and is located in the world's richest
area alpine plants, flora mixed north-south, east-west
cross, is a treasure trove of biological resources in
Yunnan mountains. Is a national key protected wild animals
and plants have clouded leopard, golden cat, snow leopard,
red panda, Huhuang Lian, gold locks, sumac wood chrysanthemum,
long bud fir, Yunnan Torreya, and a dozen; alpine herbs
rich resources, about 800 species, but also Rhododendron,
Primula, gentian, lilies, orchids, and other alpine
flowers Meconopsis centralized origin.