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Location South Korea, Gyeongsangbuk-do
Central coordinates 128o 22.00' East  36o 10.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 910 ha
Altitude 65 - 75m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Bean Goose Anser fabalis unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
White-naped Crane Grus vipio winter  2004  present  A1, A4i  Vulnerable 
Hooded Crane Grus monacha winter  2004  present  A1, A4i  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Haepyeong, Gumi Wildlife Reserve 372 protected area contained by site 372  

Habitats

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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gumi Haepyeong. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/07/2014

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