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Location China (mainland), Heilongjiang
Central coordinates 129o 6.00' East  46o 4.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 3,534 ha
Altitude 100 m
Year of IBA assessment 2009





Site description Located near Songhuajiang, Tonghe County. The IBA is a natural reedbed which extends 7 km from east to west and 3 km from north to south. It is used by migratory waterbirds.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus unknown  2008  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri unknown  2008  present [units unknown]  A1  Critically Endangered 
Swan Goose Anser cygnoides unknown  2008  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Baikal Teal Anas formosa unknown  2008  present [units unknown]  A1  Least Concern 
Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus unknown  2008  present [units unknown]  A1  Endangered 
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis unknown  2008  present [units unknown]  A1  Endangered 
White-naped Crane Grus vipio unknown  2008  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Hooded Crane Grus monacha unknown  2008  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Yangdali Nature Reserve 3,543 is identical to site 3,534  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland)   -

Other biodiversity No information.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yangdali Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2014

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