11 villages in Anshun City selected as the fifth batch of traditional Chinese villages
The Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development officially announced the fifth batch of traditional Chinese villages recently. 11 villages including Xiaoyuan Group, Youcaihu Village of Longgong Town, Caiguan Village, Jiuxi Village of Daxiqiao Town, Gelaiyue Village of Caiguan Town and Dazhai Village of Liuguan Town of Xixiu District; 2nd and 3rd groups of Longxi Village, Jianglong Town and the lower courtyard group of Muzhihe Village of Zhenning Autonomous County; Daha Village of Houchang Town, Youmou Group, Huangtu Village of Maoying Town, Yunshang Group, Wuxing Village of Bayang Town and Jiuling Village of Xinghuo Town of Ziyun Autonomous County were selected as the fifth batch of traditional Chinese villages.
The list of traditional Chinese villages refers to villages with tangible and intangible cultural heritage，with high historical, cultural, scientific, artistic, social and economic values. Traditional villages carry the essence of Chinese traditional culture and are a non-renewable cultural heritage of farming civilization. The survey of the fifth batch of traditional Chinese villages is the last national survey, which strives to include all villages with important conservation values in the list of traditional Chinese villages and establish a basic and complete list of traditional Chinese villages.