|Location||China (mainland), Shaanxi|
|Central coordinates||107o 38.00' East 33o 30.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A3|
|Altitude||800 - 3,071m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description Located in Yang Xian county, on the southern slopes of the central Qinling mountains. The IBA has primary and secondary forests, and despite the heavy disturbance to the forest it has retained its biodiversity. The nature reserve was established to protect Giant Panda and its habitats, and there has been a GEF site management project since 1997.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Reeves's Pheasant Syrmaticus reevesii||resident||2008||present||-||A1||Vulnerable|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Changqing||Nature Reserve||29,906||is identical to site||29,906|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Artificial - terrestrial||-|
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Changqing Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2015
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