Saihan Ul Nature Reserve

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1 (2009)
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Area: 100,400 ha

Protection status:

Site description
Located in the southern section of the Da Hinggan Ling mountains. The mountains in the IBA extend from north-east to south-west and average over 1,000 m, with the highest peak, named Wulanbashan, at 1,997 m. The vegetation is complex, with grassland and broadleaf forest.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: One hundred and forty Naemorhedus goral were discovered here in 1999.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Saihan Ul Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 09/07/2020.