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Location South Korea, Gyeonggi-do
Central coordinates 126o 41.00' East  37o 57.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 1,700 ha
Altitude 10 - 32m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Endangered 
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Endangered 
White-naped Crane Grus vipio 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 


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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Daeseongdong and Panmunjeom marshes. Downloaded from on 24/04/2014

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