Xekar Reservoir

Site description (2009 baseline):

Site location and context
Located 125 km north north-east of Kashi (Kaxgar) City, 65 km north-east of Jiashi (Payzawat) County and 950 km south-west of Urumqi. The IBA is a reservoir on the lower Kazilsu River.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Animals include Vulpes vulpes, Euchoreutes naso and Dipus sagitta.

Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Xekar Reservoir. Downloaded from on 21/09/2023.