|Location||China (mainland), Heilongjiang|
|Central coordinates||129o 7.00' East 48o 5.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A3|
|Altitude||285 - 688m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description Fenglin Nature Reserve is located on the southern slope of the Xiao Hinggan Ling mountains, and extends 20 km from east to west and 16 km from north to south. It was the first nature reserve established to protect Pinus koraiensis in China.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Swan Goose Anser cygnoides||unknown||2008||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Vulnerable|
|Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus||unknown||2008||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Vulnerable|
|Baikal Teal Anas formosa||unknown||2008||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Least Concern|
|Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri||unknown||2008||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Critically Endangered|
|Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus||unknown||2008||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Endangered|
|Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana||unknown||2008||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Endangered|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Fenglin||Nature Reserve||18,400||is identical to site||18,400|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
Other biodiversity No information.
Conservation response Established as a provincial-level nature reserve in 1963, and upgraded to a national nature reserve in 1988. Fenglin was designated in 1997 as a ‘Biosphere Reserve’ under UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere (MAB) Programme.
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2013) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fenglin Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/05/2013
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