|Location||China (mainland), Guangdong|
|Central coordinates||117o 8.00' East 23o 22.00' North|
|Altitude||0 - 30m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description Nan’ao County comprises 23 islands and is located along the eastern coast of Guangdong, on the border between Guangdong and Fujian provinces. Wuyu Dao Island is located in the south-eastern part of the county, and forms Nan’ao Migratory Birds Nature Reserve with other islands such as Chi Yu, Ping Yu and Baihan. The island has a maximum length of 250 m, and a maximum width of 150 m. The vegetation is mostly herbaceous.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii||unknown||2008||present||-||A4i||Least Concern|
|Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus||unknown||2008||present||-||A4i||Least Concern|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Nanaohouniao||Nature Reserve||260||protected area contains site||4|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
Contribute Please click here to help BirdLife conserve the world's birds - your data for this IBA and others are vital for helping protect the environment.
Recommended citation BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Wuyu Dao Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/07/2015
To provide new information to update this factsheet or to correct any errors, please email BirdLife