Xuwen county, Zhanjiang was granted the national-level honorary title of "China's Most Beautiful Green Ecotourism County".
The Jianjiang Pearl Eco-Agriculture Sightseeing Belt on Jinlong Island, Wuchuan will mix agriculture and sightseeing in an effort to upgrade rural tourism and enhance competitiveness.
Zhanjiang is gearing up to become a "sponge city" in accordance with the city's Specialized Plan on Sponge City Construction (2016-30).
Zhanjiang's air quality ranked first for March and second for the first quarter amongst all Guangdong cities at or above the prefectural level.
Lianjiang, a county-level city of Zhanjiang, was listed among the candidates for Top 100 Deep Breath Small Cities in 2018.
Jianxin town in Suixi county, Zhanjiang, was listed among the 11 candidates to be designated as Guangdong Leisure Agriculture and Rural Tourism Demonstration Units.
Martin Williams, a world-renowned British ornithologist living in Hong Kong, has recently observed a spoon-billed sandpiper and two Saunders's gulls in Leizhou Peninsula, Zhanjiang.
Zhanjiang Urban Administration Bureau announced on Feb 11 that Nanguo Tropical Garden has become the first locale in the city to be presented with the Guangdong Exemplary Award for Livable Environment.