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Picturesque paddy fields in E china

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Added On August 16, 2019

Chinese farmers have created some beautiful imagery in paddy fields on Chongming island in Shanghai.
 
17.3 hectares of colorful rice were carefully planted to create images of Yangtze porpoises, octopuses and starfish. 
 
The pictures symbolize local efforts to protect Chongming's pristine waters and make it a world-class ecological island.
 
The colorful landscape has also helped to promote tourism in the area.