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Location China (mainland), Zhejiang
Central coordinates 121o 4.00' East  27o 27.00' North
IBA criteria A4i
Area 19,600 ha
Altitude 0 - 229m
Year of IBA assessment 2009





Site description Oceanic islands located in Pingyang County.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Black-tailed Gull Larus crassirostris unknown  2008  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana unknown  2008  present  A4i  Least Concern 
Bridled Tern Sterna anaethetus unknown  2008  present  A4i  Least Concern 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Nanji Islands National Nature Reserve 19,600 is identical to site 19,600  
Nanji Islands UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 20,629 protected area contains site 19,600  

Other biodiversity No information.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nanji Islands Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/07/2014

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