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Location China (mainland), Inner Mongolia
Central coordinates 120o 13.00' East  48o 10.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 20,085 ha
Altitude 780 - 1,113m
Year of IBA assessment 2009

Site description Located in Hulun Buir League, 100 km south of Hailar City.

Key Biodiversity 

Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected plants include Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica (the biggest forest of this species grown on arid zone in Asia), and animals include Ursus arctos, Cervus elaphus, Lutra lutra and Lepus timidus.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Great Bustard Otis tarda breeding  2008  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Honghua'er'jichangzhangzisonglin Nature Reserve 6,167 is identical to site 6,167  


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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Honggolj Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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