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Sihong Wetland of Hongze Hu


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
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid VU winter 2003 present A1
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC passage 2003 present A1
White-naped Crane Antigone vipio VU passage 2003 present A1, A4i
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU winter 2003 present A1
Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana EN winter 2003 present A1
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)
Sihong xiangyangshuiku Nature Reserve 10,000 is identical to site 10,000
Hongzehu Nature Reserve 23,453 protected area contains site 10,000

Habitats

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sihong Wetland of Hongze Hu. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/10/2020.