Shuifeng Reservoir and middle reaches of Yalu Jiang

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus EN unknown 2008 present A1
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri CR passage 2003 present A1
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC unknown 2008 present A1
White-naped Crane Antigone vipio VU unknown 2008 present A1
Hooded Crane Grus monacha VU unknown 2008 present A1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2003 min 20,000 individuals A4iii

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shuifeng Reservoir and middle reaches of Yalu Jiang. Downloaded from on 25/09/2020.