|Location||China (mainland), Gansu|
|Central coordinates||105o 46.00' East 32o 59.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A3|
|Altitude||610 - 1,200m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description Located in southern Kangxian County, bordering Shaanxi Province. The IBA has a landscape of low mountains, with half of the area covered by temperate montane broadleaf deciduous forests and the rest of the site mostly scrub and agricultural land. The North-west Normal University conducted bird surveys in the 1960s and 1970s, and from 1993-1995 Lanzhou University had a project to study Reeve’s Pheasant at this site.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Reeves's Pheasant Syrmaticus reevesii||resident||1992-1995||110 individuals||unknown||A1||Vulnerable|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Longshengou||Nature Reserve||6,667||is identical to site||6,667|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Artificial - terrestrial||-|
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Longshengou Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/07/2015
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