Xiaowutai Nature Reserve

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 22,107 ha

Site description (2009 baseline)
Located between Yu Xian and Zhuolu counties, western Hebei Province. The IBA is hilly and most slopes are between 35 and 70 degrees slope, with streams running down the major valleys.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected animals include Panthera pardus, Vulpes vulpes and Mustela sibirica.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Xiaowutai Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 28/02/2024.