Wuyi Mountains in Yanshan County added to world heritage list

Updated: 2017-07-12

A view of the Wuyi Mountains in East China’s Jiangxi Province. The UNESCO World Heritage Committee approved expansion of Mount Wuyi on the World Heritage List, both natural and cultural, at a meeting in Poland, July 9, 2017. The mountains have been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for cultural, scenic and biodiversity values since 1999. The Wuyi Mountains in Yanshan County have now been added to the heritage listing. (Photo: China News Service/Xu Yemao)

                                     

A view of the Wuyi Mountains in East China’s Jiangxi Province. The UNESCO World Heritage Committee approved expansion of Mount Wuyi on the World Heritage List, both natural and cultural, at a meeting in Poland, July 9, 2017. The mountains have been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for cultural, scenic and biodiversity values since 1999. The Wuyi Mountains in Yanshan County have now been added to the heritage listing. (Photo: China News Service/Xu Yemao)

                                     

A view of the Wuyi Mountains in East China’s Jiangxi Province. The UNESCO World Heritage Committee approved expansion of Mount Wuyi on the World Heritage List, both natural and cultural, at a meeting in Poland, July 9, 2017. The mountains have been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for cultural, scenic and biodiversity values since 1999. The Wuyi Mountains in Yanshan County have now been added to the heritage listing. (Photo: China News Service/Xu Yemao)

                                     

A view of the Wuyi Mountains in East China’s Jiangxi Province. The UNESCO World Heritage Committee approved expansion of Mount Wuyi on the World Heritage List, both natural and cultural, at a meeting in Poland, July 9, 2017. The mountains have been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for cultural, scenic and biodiversity values since 1999. The Wuyi Mountains in Yanshan County have now been added to the heritage listing. (Photo: China News Service/Xu Yemao)

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