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Location China (mainland), Jilin
Central coordinates 122o 55.00' East  45o 55.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 48,600 ha
Altitude 200 - 250m
Year of IBA assessment 2009

Site description Beidagang is located in a forest farm in western Zhenlai, 10 km from the city.

Key Biodiversity 

Non-bird biodiversity: Mammals include Procapra gutturosa, Canis lupus, Vulpes vulpes and Lepus capensis, but their numbers have declined in recent years.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga unknown  2008  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Great Bustard Otis tarda breeding  2008  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Rufous-backed Bunting Emberiza jankowskii resident  2008  present  A1  Endangered 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland   -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Beidagang. Downloaded from on 26/10/2016

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