Gaomei Wetlands Gaomei was called Gaomi in the Qing Dynasty and was renamed during the Japanese occupation. The wetlands here are over 300 hectares, but the area is only 1/10 of Dadu River wetlands. The geography is divided into 7 categories, which results in diversified organisms in this area. Gaomei Wetlands is one of the few places that have wild ducks. Despite the small area, Gaomei Wetlands have special soils mixed with mud and sand. Ecology here breeds diversified organisms of both plants and animals. Research shows that animals here include birds, fishes, crabs and invertebrates. Taichung City Related sites National ParkTaroko National ParkShei-Pa National ParkNational Scenic AreaTri-Mountain National Scenic Area - Lishan Scenic AreaTri-Mountain National Scenic Area AdministrationNational Forest Recreation AreaDaxueshan National Forest Recreation AreaBaxianshan National Forest Recreation AreaWuling National Forest Recreation AreaAmusement ParkLihpao LandSceneryTaichung Metropolitan ParkTaichung Folklore ParkCentral Cross-Island HighwayDongshi Forest ParkTaichung ParkGaomei WetlandsTiezhen Mountain Scenic AreaWarehouse No. 20Dongfeng Bicycle Green WayShigang ReservoirTunghai UniversityDadu River Bird SanctuaryNight Market/SnackWuqi Fisherman’s WharfDonghai International Art StreetFengjia Night MarketJingming 1st StreetZhonghua Night MarketHot SpringGuguan Hot Springs / Guguan Recreation AreaMuseum/Gallery/MemoryTaichung City Seaport Art CenterNational Museum of Natural ScienceNational Taiwan Museum of Fine ArtsLien-Chang Musical Instrument Factory (Chang, Lien-Chang Saxophone Museum)National Taichung Theater921 Earthquake Museum of TaiwanHeritage/TempleTaichung Confucius TempleHuangxi Academy（Huangxi Temple）Daijia Jenn Lann TempleFarmsFushoushan FarmHouli Horse RanchWuling FarmTourism TownDajia District, Taichung City: Matsu Culture Recommendation 122 Recommendation QR code Travel Information （Traffic information is subject to change. Please check with the transportation station before departure.） TEL：+886-4-2656-5810Address：Coastal area of Qingshui, Taichung CityLongitude/Latitude：120.549827/24.312008Web：http://travel.taichung.gov.tw/en-us/Attractions/Intro/886/Gaomei-WetlandsTransportation：Nat'l Hwy 3 → Exit at the Taichung Port (Zhonggang) Interchange → Freeway 4 → Qingshui End Interchange → Prov. Hwy 17 → Gaomei Rd.Public：Take Train to Qingshui Railway Station, then take Jeya Bus to Gaomei and get off at the last stop, and walk 5 minutes to there.