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Location South Korea, Gyeonggi-do
Central coordinates 127o 9.00' East  38o 15.00' North
IBA criteria A1
Area 40 ha
Altitude 85 - 90m
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 
White-naped Crane Grus vipio winter  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Habitats

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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yeonchon. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/07/2014

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