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APECS China Winter Camp 2020

During January 11-14, 2020, the National College Winter Camp activities co-organized by APECS China were successfully completed. More than 100 college students from all over country joined this activity. Ding Minghu, the Chairman of APECS China, also the researcher in the Institute of Tibetan Plateau and Polar Meteorology, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences joined this activity and made a scientific report entitled "Cryosphere and Climate Change".

This activity was set aiming at broadcasting the cryospheric knowledge the college students, training their abilities to work in the field and cultivating the mentality of collaboration with others. In this activity, everyone learned the survival skills in a cold environment, and mastered the use of climbing equipment and conducted an ice climbing training. At the scene of popular science activities, Ding Minghu introduced the relationship between the cryosphere and climate change. This activity greatly enhanced students' understanding of the cryosphere environment and stimulated their interests in scientific research of the cryosphere.

National college winter camp activities was co-hosted by Polar Hub and Sport Department of China, University of Geosciences Beijing, and supported by Jingdong Sport and Toread Companies.

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