|Location||China (mainland), Tianjin|
|Central coordinates||117o 23.00' East 38o 45.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A4i|
|Altitude||0 - 3m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description Beidagang Reservoir is located in the Dagang Area of Tianjin City, on the west coast of Bohai Bay. The circumference of the reservoir is 53.6 km, and it has an area of about 44,000 ha. The IBA also includes seasonal marshes and cultivated land near the reservoir.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Swan Goose Anser cygnoid||unknown||2008||present||-||A1||Vulnerable|
|Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana||unknown||1999||800 individuals||unknown||A1, A4i||Endangered|
|Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis||unknown||2008||present||-||A1, A4i||Endangered|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Beidagang||Nature Reserve||44,240||protected area contains site||44,000|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Beidagang Wetland Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/12/2014
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