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Jiuzhaigou before and after the earthquake — a comparison

iuzhaigou National Park of Sichuan Province is well known for beautiful scenery such as multicolored lakes and crystalline waterfalls. Unfortunately, some of these pristine sites were destroyed in the earthquake on August 8, 2017.
2 months ago
Jia Guo

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck the Jiuzhaigou area in Sichuan on August 8, killing at least 19 people and injuring 247.

A view of Huohuahai in the Jiuzhaigou area before and after the earthquake.

The entrance to Jiuzhaigou.

By Jia Guo
Jia Guo is from the coastal city of Qingdao. She has an M.A. in multimedia journalism from NYU and has worked at Facebook and Bloomberg TV in New York City.
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