|Location||China (mainland), Heilongjiang|
|Central coordinates||127o 13.00' East 48o 23.00' North|
|Altitude||420 - 465m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description Located in Xunke County. Dazhanhe is the largest protected area of forest swamp in China. It lies on the northern slopes of the Da Hinggan Ling mountains and on the upper reaches of the Dazhan He river. About 110,000 ha of the nature reserve is forested (mainly mixed broadleaf-coniferous forest).
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana||unknown||2008||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Endangered|
|Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis||unknown||2008||present [units unknown]||-||A1||Endangered|
|Hooded Crane Grus monacha||breeding||2007||85 individuals||unknown||A1||Vulnerable|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Dazhanheshidi||Nature Reserve||211,618||is identical to site||211,618|
Other biodiversity About 570 species of plants have been recorded, including 13 nationally protected species, and about 250 species of wild animals.
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dazhanhe Wetland Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/04/2014
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