Karakorum-Pamir

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Karakorum-Pamir is part of the Tentative list of China in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The Pamirs is the largest mountain convergence zone that was formed by the convergence of the Tianshan Mountains, the Kalakunlun Mountains, the Himalayas, the Hindu Kush Mountains and the Jierter-Sulaiman Mountains. This area is a concentrated area of modern glaciers of various types and on a huge scale. Complex migrations and combinations of biota in this region comprise a unique plateau flora and fauna.

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Full Name
Karakorum-Pamir
Country
China
Added
2010
Type
Natural
Link
By ID
2010 Added to Tentative List

Unesco Website: Karakorum-Pamir

The site has 3 locations

Karakorum-Pamir (T)
Karakorum-Pamir: Tashkurghan National Nature Reserve (T)
Karakorum-Pamir: Pamir Wetlands National Nature Reserve (T)
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