Latest News



Research progress on the evolution of Zhangjiajie Landscape

On June 16, the Joint Research Center for Zhangjiajie Geomorphology (JRCZG) organized a meeting to evaluate the outcomes of a research project undertaken by scientists from the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in Beijing.



Representatives of Zhangjiajie Global Geopark attended Huangshan Dialogue on UNESCO Designated Places and Sustainable Development

During May 27-30, an international dialogue on the use of space technologies in world heritage protection was held at Mount Huangshan of China, a UNESCO natural and cultural heritage site and a global geopark.


HUANG Heqing, the director of the research center for Zhangjiajie geomorphology visited Terra Vita geopark

In March,2014, HUANG Heqing, the director of the research center for Zhangjiajie geomorphology visited Terra Vita geopark again and exchanged opinions with the geopark managers on further collaboration.


Zhangjiajie geopark management team visited the Marble Arch Caves geopark for further collaboration

In September,2013, the Zhangjiajie geopark management team visited the Marble Arch Caves geopark and exchanged opinions with each other on further collaboration of the two geoparks.


Scientists from IGSNRR did field research in Zhangjiajie global geopark

In April,2013, scientists from Institute of Geographic Science and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences did field research and collected data in the Zhangjiajie global geopark.。





CAS Scientists Investigated Zhangjiajie Landform

In April,2012, directed by geomorphologist Professor Heqing Huang and Professor Changxing Shi from the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, over 20 scientists investigated the geomorphic characteristics of the Wulingyuan Distrcit in Zhangjiajie Ctiy for around 14 days.



International Workshop on Sandstone Landforms was held in Zhangjiajie Global Geopark

During 9th-11th,November,2010, the “International Symposium on Zhangjiajie Geomorphology” and the “ 25th Annual Meeting of Tourism Earthscience & Geopark Research Branch of Geological Society of China” was held in Zhangjiajie city.


Hong Kong Geopark organizes a workshop for Asian geopark managers

It is the first initiative of Hong Kong Geopark to bring together geopark managers from the region with an aim to enhance our work together.




The 3rd Asia-Pacific Geopark Jeju Symposium

The Organizing Committee has the great privilege to invite you to take part in the 3rd Asia-Pacific Geopark Jeju Symposium to be held in Jeju Island Global Geopark, Korea on September 9 - 11, 2013.




The 12th European Geoparks Conference

The 12th European Geoparks Conference is going to be held at Cilento and Vallo di Diano Geopark, ITALY, from 4th to 6th of September 2013.