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Tso in Tibetan, Lake in english

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Nyag chu ཉག་ཆུ་ (Yalong) is an 1,323 kilometers (822 mile) long river in the Kham ཁམས། region and starts in Trindu ཁྲི་འདུ། county.


It is a tributary of the Dri chu འབྲི་ཆུ་ (Yangtze / Chang Jiang). Its source originates from the Tibetan Plateau བོད་མཐོ་སྒང་ , and its confluence with the Dri chu (Yangzte) is in Nyachuka ཉག་ཆུ་ཁ། county north central Yunnan.


The rich nomadic pastures of Sershul extend through the upper reaches of the Nyag chu ཉག་ཆུ་ (Yalong),

The county capital is located at Jumang, in the Nyag chu valley,

There are 43 monasteries within Sershul county,

Area : 20.477 sq km.

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Taken on September 4, 2010