The Baguang nature house in the Shenzhen Silver Leaf Tree Wetland in Dapeng. Wang Xiaoyong
The Baguang nature house, owned by Baguang Nature School in Dapeng New Area, was officially opened Tuesday, Shenzhen Economic Daily reported.
Located in the Shenzhen Silver Leaf Tree Wetland, the nature house is transformed from a two-story building in Yanzao Village and has set up four areas and a book bar.
The four areas include the science popularization exhibition area, themed exhibition area, training and interaction area, and volunteer home.
The nature house will provide natural science popularization education services and serve as a rest area for citizens.
Baguang Nature School, founded by Dapeng New Area’s Baguang Development Office in 2020, carries out nature education featuring local marine cultural characteristics and aims to protect ecology through nature education.
After a year of operation, the nature school has won several honors. It was listed among the fifth batch of nature school pilot units of a national project and became one of the six national nature schools in Shenzhen.
The school’s mangrove adoption activity was rated the city’s excellent nature education model activity and its intertidal nature activity was awarded as the city’s most popular nature activity in 2021.