Linfen - Wikipedia
Linfen is a prefecture-level city in the southwest of Shanxi province, People's Republic of China, bordering Shaanxi province to the west. It is situated along the banks of the Fen River. It has an area of 20,275 square kilometres (7,828 sq mi) ...
The Most Polluted City on Earth: Linfen, China – Green ...
In Linfen (in the heart of Shanxi Province), coal has been king since they started mining in 1978. Prior to being an over-populated, over-polluted coal town, Linfen was once a charming farming community referred to as “the fruit and flower town”, which was known for it’s natural springs.
Linfen, China - The World's Most Polluted Places - TIME
China's State Environmental Protection Agency says that Linfen has the worst air in the country, which is saying something, considering that the World Bank has reported that 16 of the 20 most polluted cities in the world are Chinese. One Linfen native summed up the city's plight to a TIME reporter last year: "This place of ours is no good."
Linfen, China: The world's most polluted city turns a ...
I first read about Linfen in a 2007 Time magazine article that called it the most polluted city in the world. In Linfen, the article said, the air was so dirty from coal mining that laundry hung outside to dry would turn black. “This place of ours is no good,” one local told the reporter.
Linfen | China | Britannica.com
Linfen, city, southern Shanxi sheng (province), China. It is situated on the east bank of the Fen River about 140 miles (220 km) south of Taiyuan, the provincial capital. The Fen River valley was one of the earliest centres of Chinese civilization, being the site of well-developed prehistoric
THE 15 BEST Things to Do in Linfen - 2019 (with Photos ...
Things to Do in Linfen, China: See TripAdvisor's 47 traveler reviews and photos of Linfen tourist attractions. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in October. We have reviews of the best places to see in Linfen. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.
Linfen - Wikitravel
Linfen Drum Tower (Dazhonglou), Gulou Road (In roundabout at intersection of Gulou N, E, S, and W Roads). This impressive drum tower, located at the center of a busy roundabout in central Linfen, is the second tallest drum tower in China. (At 43.75 meters tall, it is just a bit shorter than the one in Beijing.)
The Great Smog of Linfen: overlooked chemical killer lurks ...
The Chinese city of Linfen and the Great Smog of London are separated by half a world and more than half a century but they are linked by a common killer. On Wednesday night, levels of hazardous ...
Linfen Travel Guide: Things to Do, Weather, Location, History
Linfen Qiaoli Airport has flights to most domestic major cities including Beijing, Changsha, Chengdu, Dalian, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Kunming, Shanghai, Shenzhen. Linfen Railway Station is situated in Chezhan Jie in northeaste of the city proper. Long-Distance Bus Station in Bingzhan offers buses to Taiyuan, Yuncheng, Xi'an and places within the city.
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