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Bayan Obo Nature Reserve


Year of compilation: 2009

Site description
Located in the north-western part of Hexigten Qi, Chifeng City, in the transitional area between the Da Hinggan Ling mountains and the Inner Mongolia Plateau.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected animals include Felis lynx, Procapra gutturosa and Cervus elaphus.



Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity
Established as a nature reserve in 1979, and upgraded to a national nature reserve in 2000.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bayan Obo Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/05/2022.