Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Ninghua Swan Karsts National Geopark, Fujian

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_1751

This geopark is located in western Ninghua County, Fujian Province, and became a national geopark in 2004. It has an area of 42 km2. Its geological heritage includes hundreds of karst caves that are mainly located within an area of 16 km2, with a cave density of 30,500 m/km2. The park also contains Cretaceous mussel fossils, tortoise fossils, Pleistocene vertebrate fossils, ancient human remains and Danxia landforms.

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