Sanjiag Plain constitute by Heilongjiang, Songhua River and the Ussuri River, Three River Plain Wetland belongs to low alluvial plain swamp wetland, interweaves according to the ups and downs terrain, constitute a rich and colorful wetland landscape, is the typical representative of the northern marshes, is also one of the world’s rare light marshes. The wetland rewarded the third of “China’s most beautiful six wetlands” in the activity of “beauty China” by Chinese National Geography magazine.
Sanjiang Plain Wetland biodiversity is extremely rich, with a total of nearly 291 kinds of vertebrates, nearly 500 species of higher plants, is a natural treasure. Marsh wetland spread bubble around, rivers and natural vegetation is given priority to with paludification meadows, and the island forest distribute among the wetland, maintained the original natural state. In the Sanjiang wetland reserve, geese and ducks and Yuanyang flock are frolicking in the sea; Red-crowned cranes, golden eagles, fighting against the sky; Red deer, roe deer running on the grass for food;, large lobules added vigor and vitality for the wetland.
Sanjiang Plain Wetland has six national wetland nature reserves; three of them are on the list of international important wetland to protect the endangered waterfowl red-crowned cranes and swans. Sanjing Plain Wetland used to be deserted area, now it is a national important commodity grain base. It used to have 5.13 square kilometers of marsh wetland area, natural marsh wetland area is now only 1.347 square kilometers, but also continues to shrink.
Sanjiang nature reserve, located in interchange between Heilongjiang and Ussuri River, is the ecosystem which is less interfere by human in the eastern end of the Sanjiang Plain, is the world's rare freshwater marshes. Reserve has more than 50 rivers, 26 central islands; swampiest meadows and the island-like distribution of the forest keep here with the original natural state. The special natural environment, and good vegetation, hydrology condition provides a natural paradise for wild animals. When summer comes, pink, white, red lotus will bloom in Wetland Lake, continuous for more than ten miles. In the lotus pond with patches of green grass is rustling in the wind, attracting rare oriental white stork, red-crowned cranes, the Chinese merganser to make home here. There are often geese and ducks, mandarin duck playing in the water.
Self-Driving Route to Get There
Taking bus in the first department store of Qiqihar, the driving hour is approximately one hour. The railway station has a special train to the scenic spot in tourist season. Reserve area is big, people can not travel around all scenes, and if you make a visit around the district administration you can catch a glimpse of this place.
Suggest that individuals making visit to various attractions should pay attention to safety, there may be a beast. Floating carex marsh of wetlands in Sanjiang has peat accumulation, because the water is deeper, upper peat or grassroots are floating, in the formation of “floating felt”, people called this kind of swamp “floating raft stone”, “big Jar”. When enter into the swamp like this you will see, far away the ground rises slowly, and the foot ground is slowly falling, if you meet with any floating mat layer is thinner, you will run the risk of falls into, take extra care.
【Best season to go】: in spring and summer season every year.
【Equipment】: Taking warm clothes to protect against the bitter cold.
【Accommodation】: Jiamusi Songhua River Restaurant, Heilongjiang agricultural building hotels, Jiamusi Hotel and so many hotels.