Ganligahai-Zecha Nature Reserve

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
Black-necked Crane Grus nigricollis NT breeding 1996 80-82 individuals A1, A3, A4i
Common Redshank Tringa totanus LC passage 2003 20,000 individuals A4i
Sichuan Jay Perisoreus internigrans VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Barred Laughingthrush Garrulax lunulatus LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
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

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ze Cha Nature Reserve 70,498 unknown 0
Gansu Gahai Wetlands Nature Reserve Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 247,431 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ganligahai-zecha Nature Reserve 247,431 is identical to site 247,431
Ga Hai Nature Reserve 10,800 unknown 0


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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ganligahai-Zecha Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 25/02/2021.