Yamdrok Co

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A3, A4iii (2009)
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Area: 90,000 ha

Protection status:

Site description
Yamdrok Co is a highland lake with an area of 67,800 ha, with some agricultural land and villages nearly. It is becoming an important tourist attraction.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yamdrok Co. Downloaded from on 06/07/2020.