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Location South Korea, Gangwon-do
Central coordinates 128o 54.00' East  37o 47.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 100 ha
Altitude 0 - 8m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid winter  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Gyeongpo-Ho Lake Wildlife Reserve 90 protected area contained by site 90  

Habitats

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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gyeongpo-ho lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/09/2014

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