|Location||Taiwan (China), Kaohsiung|
|Central coordinates||120o 23.00' East 22o 32.00' North|
|Year of IBA assessment||2004|
Site description Extent of this site: Fengshan (or Phoenix Mt. in Chinese) Reservoir is situated at Chihkan Mt. of Daliao Village, Kaohsiung County, adjacent to the Coastal Highway. This area is within the Taiwan Provincial Water Company 7 Division, which provides public water supply principally for industrial use. The area for water resource conservation is 275 ha, extending to Linyuan and Daliao Village of Kaohsiung County and Hsiaogang District of Kaohsiung City. The area of the reservoir is 7.47 ha, and holds up to 8.7 million tons of water.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo||winter||1988-2000||19-1,578 individuals||medium||A4i||Least Concern|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Artificial - terrestrial||minor|
References • Chang, H. W. 1993. Proceedings of the Fourth Environmental Policy and Administration conference. Public Affairs Institute, Sun Yat-sen University. • Oh, R. U. 1998. Report on investigation results of the 1997 Great Cormorant Team. Chirrups No. 210. Kaohsiung Wild Bird Society. • Kaohsiung Wild Bird Society. 2000. Investigation research on feeding behavior of the Great Cormorant and its influences on aquaculture. Council of Agriculture, Executive Yuan. In press.
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