Huanglongsi, a nature preserve, is the home of the giant panda and the site of Yellow Dragon Temple, a Daoist Monastery. PHOTO BY JOAN LEBOLD COHEN.
Huanglongsi is a nature reserve on the edge of the Tibetan plateau in northwestern Sichuan Province. It is the home of Yellow Dragon Temple, a Daoist monastery, as well as numerous hot springs and dramatic glaciated peaks. It is also one of the last holdouts