Thematic data for High quality development of the Yellow River Basin
The Yellow River is the second largest river in China. It originates from the Yueguzonglie basin which is at the northern foot of Bayan Kala mountain, is 4500m above sea level on the Qinghai Tibet Plateau. The yellow river runs through Qinghai, Sichuan, Gansu, Ningxia, Inner Mongolia, Shanxi, Shaanxi, Henan, Shandong and other nine provinces and regions, it runs into Bohai Sea in Kenli area of Shandong Province. The river has full-length 5464km of main stream, 4480m drop heights and 795000 km2 of drainage area (including 42000 km2 of internal flow area).
This thematic data set includes the integrated geography factors, land cover, DEM elevation, administrative division, satellite remote sensing, climate, natural hazards and other data of the Yellow River Basin.