More than 55 million acres of grassland have been affected by the lack
of effective precipitation in the region since the start of spring,
severely affecting the production and living of herdsmen, the municipal
government of bayannur city, Inner Mongolia autonomous region, said Monday.
Since the beginning of spring this year, the northern region of bayannur has
suffered from high temperature and low precipitation, especially in April
and may, which suffered from continuous high temperature and high winds,
resulting in severe drought on the grassland in the pastoral area and severely
affected the production and life of herdsmen, according to official information.