2017 Summary of Activities - The IFCE organization San Jiang Yuan China National Park and China International Engineering Consulting Company visited the United States and studied the experience of national park management planning
From July 18, 2017 to July 30, 2017, China International Engineering Consulting company leaders, and three of the national park service officials had in-depth talks to learn from each other. The national park service officials mainly do research delegation. The discussed the foundation of China in the international environment coordination, they were also accompanied by staff, they went to the U.S. National Park Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center and the many of America's national parks such as Yellowstone, and the Grand Canyon were investigated. They held in-depth talks with managers to expand their ideas and to learn from one another. The trip took 12 days to Washington, D.C., as a starting point, the delegation of the footprint involved, Florida, Maryland, Montana, Wyoming, Iowa, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona and many cities in California, districts, and state parks. The delegation met with various government, non-profit research institution of officials in the United States and the commissioner, national parks were discussed in detail with the management of the construction planning, natural resources and human resources management and balance, and administrative division and coordination. Getting project funding, was source of many problems, such as, for the overall planning and construction of three national parks. Subsequent management gained valuable experience. At the same time, the delegation also expressed the possibility and vision of cooperation between the national parks and environmental research institutions during their meetings.