Dazhubao and Dafengding

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
Sichuan Partridge Arborophila rufipectus EN resident 1990-1991 20 individuals A1, A2, A3
Chinese Monal Lophophorus lhuysii VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Silver Oriole Oriolus mellianus EN breeding 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Grey-hooded Parrotbill Suthora zappeyi VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Golden-fronted Fulvetta Schoeniparus variegaticeps VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Emei Shan Liocichla Liocichla omeiensis VU resident 2008 present A1, A2, A3

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Meigudafengding Nature Reserve 15,950 protected area contained by site 15,950
Mabiandafengding Nature Reserve 30,146 protected area contained by site 30,146


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dazhubao and Dafengding. Downloaded from on 23/03/2023.