The Geological History of Landscape in Zhangjiajie Global Geopark


Over the last several decades, a lot of research work has been carried out in Zhangjiajie Global Geopark by many scientists, the results of which have demonstrated clearly that the geological history of landscape in Zhangjiajie Global Geopark can be divided into 3 large stages:

Stage 1: Sea-land interaction and rock layer formation
Stage 2: Crustal uplift and joints development
Stage 3: Intermittent neo-uplift and down-cutting by stream flow