Broadcasters, China (mainland), USA — 08/08/2012 5:46 PM

National Geographic launches camp in China (China Daily)

Posted by

China Education TV, National Geographic Channel and Yunnan TV celebrated the opening of a summer camp they initiated together in Beijing on Aug 7.

It is the first time National Geographic has launched such camps in China in cooperation with local TV stations.

The camp, which wants to help more than 10 members from around China get firsthand experience of wildlife and waken the public’s ecological awareness, will be headed by Brady Barr, a celebrated reptile zoologist and field anchor for the National Geographic Channel.
They will go to the tropical forests in Xishuangbanna, in Yunnan province, on a journey to discover and film wild plants and animals, including the wild Asian elephants.

Two film crews of Yunnan TV will follow the camp. The program will be broadcast on Yunnan TV, Channel 3 of China Education TV and the National Geographic’s Chinese programs.

Source: chinadaily.com.cn (08/08/2012)

Related posts:

Beyond Sells factual content to Thai PBS (Worlscreen)
South Korea and China celebrate 20th anniversary of diplomatic ties
Two Asian docs selected in this year's Berlin Panorama Dokumente
Hot Docs 2012 Canadian International Documentary Festival to show 2 docs about China
"My Chinese Acquaintances"

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.