Min Shan mountains

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 440,000 ha

Protection status:

Site description
Located in the northern part of the Min Shan mountain range, in south-western Zhugqu county and southern Tewo county. The Bailong Jiang river forms the northern border to the site and it borders Sichuan in the south. The typical landscape of the IBA is high mountains and deep valleys.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Min Shan mountains. Downloaded from on 28/11/2020.