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Location China (mainland), Sichuan
Central coordinates 101o 49.00' East  27o 0.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3
Area 16,300 ha
Altitude 1,200 - 3,447m
Year of IBA assessment 2009

Site description Located in Miyi County, Panzhihua City, on the eastern bank of the Yalong Jiang river.

Key Biodiversity 

Non-bird biodiversity: Musk Deer occurs in the area.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Giant Nuthatch Sitta magna resident  2008  present  A1  Endangered 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Baiposhan Nature Reserve 16,300 is identical to site 16,300  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Baiposhan Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 25/10/2016

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