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Location China (mainland), Chongqing
Central coordinates 106o 24.00' East  28o 39.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3
Area 22,433 ha
Altitude 537 - 1,709m
Year of IBA assessment 2009





Site description Located at the southern edge of Jiangjin, adjacent to Xishui County, Guizhou Province. The main habitat types are subtropical mixed coniferous and broadleaf evergreen forest at 900-1,200 m and broadleaf evergreen forest at 1,200-1,700 m.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Reeves's Pheasant Syrmaticus reevesii resident  2008  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus unknown  2008  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Simianshan Nature Reserve 28,000 is identical to site 28,000  

Habitats

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

Other biodiversity No information.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Simian Shan Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/08/2014

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