The jiangjunmiao Gobi of Junggar Basin
In 1987, the CCI)P worked in Jiangjumniao Gobi ( Generals Temple ) and Wucaiwan of the Junggar Basin. Animatronic dinosaur for sale This area is known as one of the most inhospitable places on Earth. Sandstorms suddenly whip up and tents flap wildly or can be completely blown away. By midday the temperature can reach over 65 C, and 50C inside the tents, causing candles to melt. People were often burned by the blistering sun and had to seek refuge in the shade of the trucks.
The Junggar Basin is surrounded by the West Junggar Mountains on the northwest side, on the northeast by the Altay Mountains, animatronic animal and on the south by the Tianshan Mountains, Non-marine sediments of Late Permian through Late Cretaceous deposited in the Junggar Basin. It appears that the sediments arose in alluvial, fluvial and lacustrine environments.
The Jiangjunmiao Gobi is located in the northeastern region of the Junggar Basin. The rocks exposed here represent red debris made by ancient Jurassic rivers. It has been suggested that the Jiangjunmiao Gobi was a warm and temperate region crossed by rivers, lakes, semi-arid plains and forests 140 million years ago. Besides dinosaurs, numerous other vertebrates (e.g. turtles, crocodiles) lived in this prehistoric region, and far exceeded biodiversity of vertebrates living here today.