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Location China (mainland), Tianjin
Central coordinates 117o 37.00' East  38o 50.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 200 ha
Altitude 0 - 5m
Year of IBA assessment 2009

Site description The main habitat in the IBA is coastal inter-tidal wetlands.

Key Biodiversity 

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa passage  2005  18,000 individuals  unknown  A4i  Near Threatened 
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis unknown  2005  12,000 individuals  unknown  A4i  Least Concern 
Relict Gull Larus relictus unknown  2008  present  A1, A4i  Vulnerable 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland)   -

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

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