Antarctic jackets 24/7

China blog 5 Wolong Nature Reserve, at 31 degrees north, on a similar latitude to Florida. But don’t be fooled, it’s very cold and damp in the Himalayas in February, and particularly since the super-hardy locals don’t believe in any indoor heating!  Here we’re presenting to the Wolong Research group…

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dog masquerading as tiger

Blog from China 1:  China is implementing strict new measures against illegal poaching. A colleague in the Northeast Forestry University showed us two pelts that had been confiscated – domestic dog furs dyed to broadly resemble tiger and snow leopard. The demand clearly outstrips supply.

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