West Lake has succeeded in the application for the List of World Heritage. How much do you know about this world treasure just out of your door? What is the range of West Lake's application for World Cultural Landscape Heritage? How to become the world's cultural heritage landscape? The answers to this series of questions can be found in the Hangzhou West Lake Cultural Landscape Map.
This map is jointly made by Hangzhou Planning Bureau (Mapping and Geographic Information Bureau of Hangzhou) and the West Lake Scenic Zone Committee to congratulate West Lake's entry into the West World Heritage List. On the front side of the map is the range picture of West Lake's application, and on the back side there are a lot of knowledge on World Heritage, including the specific distribution of World Heritage in China, the specific composition of West Lake cultural landscape heritage, the formation and evolution of cultural landscape history of West Lake.
For example, in the reasons column for West Lake in the Cultural Landscape World Heritage List, the maps explain that West Lake meets the standards according to the world heritage assessment criteria.