Tien Shan

(redirected from Tian Shan)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Tien Shan

References in periodicals archive ?
London, Feb 9 ( ANI ): The world's greatest snow-capped peaks, which run in a chain from the Himalayas to Tian Shan on the border of China and Kyrgyzstan, have not lost any ice for the past 10 years, a new study has revealed.
Trains from Qarshi travel over the western ranges of the Tian Shan mountains on tracks that have been described as "rickety.
They had described how they travelled by moonlight through the Tian Shan gorge.
CHINA; TIAN SHAN MOUNTAIN; SAMARKAND; RIDE OF HIS LIFE: Bill Dodds, a Metro driver from Gosforth, took photos at various locations along Asia's ancient Silk Road; THE ROAD IS LONG: Bill Dodds kitted out with his trusty bike, which saw him safely through the mountains, deserts and dusty plains of central Asia; PICTURE: ANDY COMMINS www.
Data gathered in field studies since the early 1970s indicate that permafrost temperatures in the Altai region of Mongolia and the Tian Shan mountains of central Asia have risen as much as 0.
The giant Ingeni-Khobur drainage basin in the center of the Trans-Altaic Gobi is bordered to the north by the high mountains of the Gobian Altai, to the west and northwest by high spurs of the Mongolian Altai, and to the south by the eastern massifs of the Tian Shan.
8% with the local brand Tian Shan and the international brand Amstel.
The Global Environment Facility and the United Nations Development Program in Kyrgyzstan allocated $4 million for preservation of biodiversity and forest resources in the Western Tian Shan, which is home for snow leopards.
Lake Kaindy, Tian Shan Mountains, Kazakhstan Spears of spruce rise up from the water at this pristine lake, where a forest was drowned by an earthquake in 1911.
Project Summary : To promote landscape approach to protection of internationally important biodiversity, land and forest resources in Western Tian Shan in Kyrgyzstan
The pup appeared as racers set off over the Tian Shan Mountains in north west China last month for the 155-mile Gobi March, part of the 4 Deserts race series, in temperatures up to 52C.
The pup - nicknamed Gobi - joined racers as they set off over the Tian Shan Mountains in north-west China for the 155-mile slog in temperatures up to 52C.
You know very well that Central Asia is a vast region including mountainous systems, such as Tian Shan and Pamir, big deserts and steppes.
Joanna Morgan, trainer of Tian Shan "He's had his problems and hasn't run since May.