email a friend
printable version
Location China (mainland), Guangxi
Central coordinates 108o 57.00' East  25o 13.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A2, A3
Area 3,872 ha
Altitude 200 - 1,499m
Year of IBA assessment 2009





Site description Located in the south-western part of Rongshui County. The IBA has sections on both sides of the Mindong He river.

Key Biodiversity 

Non-bird biodiversity: Important plants include Halesia macgregorii. Animals include Andrias davidianus, Macaca thibetana and Viverricula indica.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Collared Partridge Arborophila gingica resident  2008  present  A1  Near Threatened 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Si Jian Shan Nature Reserve 3,872 is identical to site 3,872  

Habitats

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

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 (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sijian Shan Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/11/2014

To provide new information to update this factsheet or to correct any errors, please email BirdLife