Yang Xiaohong is a reporter at Southern Metropolis Daily.
Yang Xiaohong and Fang Qianhua, winners of the “best science report” category at the 2012 China Environmental Press Awards, spent a month with scientists tracking species in the Everest Nature Reserve. chinadialogue features a slideshow of their photos.
Volunteers and officials have stepped up the fight against bird poaching on China’s largest freshwater lake. But it's a losing battle, writes Yang Xiaohong.