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Location North Korea
Central coordinates 129o 30.00' East  42o 4.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 376 ha
Altitude 720 m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus breeding  2004  present  A1  Endangered 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Mayang reservoir (Mayang Chosuji) Natural Monument 0 unknown 0  

Habitats

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

Protection status Natural monument

References Chong and Morishita (1996)Scott (1989)

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mayang reservoir (Mayang Chosuji). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/08/2014

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