2021-10-19

Visit sarawusu archaeological site park

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Visit sarawusu archaeological site park

on October 18, Salawusu ruins park where Salawusu ruins are located. It is reported that Salawusu site is located on the Bank of Salawusu River at the junction of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region and Shaanxi Province. It is the first Paleolithic cultural site officially excavated in China. It is also an important site for the first discovery of human fossils in China and East Asia. It is “Hetao man”, “Salawusu culture” and “Salawusu fauna” And the discovery and naming place of Salawusu formation, a standard stratum of late Pleistocene fluvial and lacustrine facies in northern China. Salawusu site was announced by the State Council as the fifth batch of key cultural relics protection units in China in 2001, with a protection area of 17.26 square kilometers. Photographed by China News Agency reporter Liu Wenhua