Country for PR: China
Contributor: Xinhua News Agency
Monday, July 30 2018 - 14:40
AsiaNet
Red Beach has been identified on the location of China's northernmost coast
SHENYANG, China, July 30, 2018 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/ --

Recently, the "China's northernmost coastline" monument was unveiled at Red 
Beach National Scenic Corridor in Panjin. As a national 4A level scenic spot, 
Red Beach National Scenic Corridor is famous for "China's most wonderful 
leisure corridor" and "China's most romantic recreation coastline", where 
receives more than 2 million tourists annually, according to Panjin Red Beach 
Wetland Resort Administrative Committee.

Red Beach National Scenic Corridor is located between 40 degrees 39 minutes to 
41 degrees 27 minutes latitude north, and east longitude 121 degrees 25 minutes 
to 122 degrees, where is the northernmost coastline of China. Red Beach 
National Scenic Corridor is one part of the Liaodong bay coastline, which 
stretches for 118 kilometers in Panjin city, extending in the shape of a 
trumpet. China has more than 32,000 kilometers of coastline, water of this part 
will freeze every winter, commonly known as "sealing-off the sea", forming a 
magnificent ice row. As the entrance of Liaohe River into the sea, the 
affiliated shoals of Red Beach National Scenic Corridor are formed by a large 
amount of sediment deposited by Liaohe River, commonly known as "great mud 
bank", which are very suitable for the growth of seepweed and reed, breeding 
the world-famous red beach and green reed.

There are more than 100 kinds of seepweeds over the world, and the seepweed 
growing in Red Beach National Scenic Corridor is unique, which has two red 
opposite leaves, like the wings of a pair of birds. On the tidal marsh, the 
seepweed and reed are keeping a thick growth from summer to golden autumn, 
which forms a world spectacle of "red beach green reed". October is always 
considered as the best viewing season for Panjin red beach.

Panjin city has entered a new era of regional tourism, implementing a further 
advance on "Making an illustrious red beach and singing reeds". The 
representative tourism of Red Beach National Scenic Corridor concludes visiting 
flowers, beautiful countryside, characteristic ancient towns, hot springs, 
sightseeing and leisure, which is favored by tourists at home and abroad.

SOURCE: Panjin Red Beach Wetland Resort Administrative Committee

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