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Location North Korea, Hamgyongnam-do
Central coordinates 127o 30.00' East  39o 49.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 10,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 5m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis winter  2004  present  A1  Endangered 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Estuarine waters  -
Artificial - terrestrial Rice paddies  -

Protection status Not protected

References Scott (1989)

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ryonghung Gang estuary. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/09/2014

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