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Location China (mainland), Inner Mongolia
Central coordinates 122o 42.00' East  51o 35.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3
Area 107,348 ha
Altitude 1,000 - 1,466m
Year of IBA assessment 2009





Site description Located in Hulun Buir League, 100 km from Genhe Town. This IBA is on the main ridge of the Da Hinggan Ling mountains, and it includes more than 10 tributories of the Taliya He river. The main vegetation type is northern temperate coniferous forest.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus unknown  2008  present  A1  Endangered 
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis unknown  2008  present  A1  Endangered 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Hanma Nature Reserve 107,348 is identical to site 107,348  

Habitats

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

Other biodiversity Nationally protected animals include Gulo gulo, Ursus arctos, Martes zibellina, Felis lynx, Alces alces, Cervus elaphus and Lepus timidus. Important plants include Triosteum himalayanum.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Hanma Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/07/2014

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