Qingliangfeng Nature Reserve (Anhui)

Year of compilation: 2009

Site description
Qingliangfeng is the second highest peak in southern Anhui, and is the main peak in the Tianmu Shan ranges.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected plants include Psedolarix kaempferi, Liriodendron chinense, Cercidiphyllum japonicum, Emmenopterys henryi and Ginkgo biloba. Animals include Panthera pardus, Neofelis nebulosa, Cervus nippon, Selenarctos thibetanus and Manis pentadactyla.

Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity
The IBA is protected in two provincial-level nature reserves, Jixi Qingliangfeng Nature Reserve (3,000 ha) and Shexian Qingliangfeng Nature Reserve (1,000 ha), which were established in 1982 and 1986 respectively in two adjacent counties.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Qingliangfeng Nature Reserve (Anhui). Downloaded from on 28/06/2022.