The Sichuan Basin (Chinese: 四川盆地; pinyin: Sìchuān Péndì), formerly transliterated as the Szechwan Basin, sometimes called the Red Basin, is a lowland region in southwestern China.
2008 Sichuan earthquake
According to the United States Geological Survey: The earthquake occurred as the result of motion on a northeast striking reverse fault or thrust fault on the northwestern margin of the Sichuan Basin.
Sichuan earthquake of 2008 | Overview, Damage, & Facts ...
Sichuan earthquake of 2008, also called Wenchuan earthquake or Great Wenchuan Earthquake, Chinese Wenchuan dizhen or Wenchuan Da Dizhen, massive and enormously devastating earthquake that occurred in the mountainous central region of Sichuan province in southwestern China on May 12, 2008.
Permian Basin | area, Texas, United States | Britannica
Map of the basins, reefs, and platforms that make up the Permian Basin in West Texas. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.
Brussels, March 12, 2019, The Earth and Life institute of the Université catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain), has officially joined the members of the Congo Basin Forests Partnership (CBFP).
Chengdu Travel Guide: Location, Tips, Map, Attractions
Chengdu, the capital of China's southwest Sichuan Province, is famed for being the home of cute giant pandas. Located in the west of Sichuan Basin and in the center of Chengdu Plain, the city covers a total area of 12.3 thousand square kilometres (4,749 square miles) with a population of over 11 million.
Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area UNESCO World ...
Región de interés panorí¡mico e histórico de Huanglong. Situada al noreste de la provincia de Sichuan, la región de Huanglong posee un macizo montañoso con cumbres cubiertas por nieves perpetuas y el glaciar mí¡s oriental de China.
Explorer, s'émerveiller et apprendre à aimer les forêts Lorsque nous buvons un verre d'eau, écrivons dans un cahier, prenons des médicaments contre la fièvre ou construisons une maison, nous ne faisons pas toujours le lien entre ces actions et les forêts.
Exploration and Production PetroChina
In 2011,the company continued to implement the “Peak Growth in Oil and Gas Reserves” Program. A number of significant discoveries and deep breakthroughs were made in major exploration areas, including the palaeohigh in Sichuan, Baxian County depression in Bohai Bay Basin, and Qaidam Yingdong Formation.
Changes in Glaciers and Glacial Lakes and the ...
Changes in Glaciers and Glacial Lakes and the Identification of Dangerous Glacial Lakes in the Pumqu River Basin, Xizang (Tibet)