The photo, taken on November 7, shows staff remove lotus leaves at Taozi (Peach) Lake in Yuelu District, Changsha to keep the lake clean. (Photo/Gu Pengbo, Hunan Daily)
According to the landscape design of the lake, a small number of lotus flowers were planted in 2010. Since then, they have grown rapidly and occupied two-thirds of the lake surface, which impedes water flow and fish growth. The clean-up work will continue until the end of November.
Translator: Kuang Zhenzhen
Chinese source: hunan.gov.cn