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Communication between Zhangjiajie Geopark and Geopark Bergstrasse – Odenwald

Source: Source:Zhangjiajie Geopark Published:Sep 09,2008

Recently, the delegation under the leadership of Detlef Prehn who is the deputy chairman of Germany International Training & Development Association explored Zhangjiajie and concluded an agreement about Zhangjiajie Geopark delegating 4 administrative staff members to study in Geopark Bergstrasse - Odenwald.

Geopark Bergstrasse - Odenwald in Hessen, Germany is mainly characterized by red sandstone that has similarities with the quartze sandstone in Zhangjiajie Geopark. Hessen of Germany is a friendship state of Hunan Province of China. These two geoparks became friendship parks, coming to an agreement about information exchange, staff training, academic research and other issues in 2006. This time, the deputy chairman, Detlef Prehn, led his delegation to make a comprehensive investigation on Zhangjiajie Geopark for a strengthened cooperation between itself and Geopark Bergstrasse - Odenwald. Next, the director of Management Committee of Zhangjiage Geopark had a conversation with Detlef Prehn to make certain that Zhangjiajie Geopark will dispatch its 4 administrative staff members for the study in Geopark Bergstrasse - Odenwald in November. Finally, they exchanged their opinions about how to reinforce the mutual media promotion between these two geoparks.