Qiqihar is the second largest city in Heilongjiang Province, Northeast China.
Qiqihar is an ancient city with a long culture history. It's also called Crane City.
China has set up a society in Qiqihar to protect one of the world's most endangered species, the red-crowned crane. Less than 2,500 red-crowned cranes live in the wild cross the world, more than 1,500 of which are in wetlands at Zhalong Nature Reserve in Qiqihar city.