|Location||China (mainland), Yunnan|
|Central coordinates||101o 47.00' East 26o 10.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A2|
|Altitude||2,200 - 2,377m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2009|
Site description Located in Yongren County, Chuxiong Prefecture. The main habitat is Yunnan pine forest, with some evergreen broadleaf forest, scrub and grassland. Forest cover is 70% and it is well protected. Tourism for residents of nearby Panzhihua City has been developed in recent years.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Giant Nuthatch Sitta magna||resident||2007||30 individuals||unknown||A1||Vulnerable|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Fangshan||Nature Reserve||1,496||is identical to site||733|
Other biodiversity No information.
Conservation response Established as a prefecture-level nature reserve in 1982.
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2013) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fangshan Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/05/2013
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