Site description (2009 baseline):
Site location and context
Taoyuandong Nature Reserve is located in the central part of the Luoxiao mountains. It is the watershed and source of several major river systems of Hunan and Jiangxi Provinces.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity
Established as a provincial-level nature reserve (8,288 ha) in 1982, and upgraded to a national nature reserve (23,786 ha) in 2002.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Taoyuandong Nature Reserve. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/taoyuandong-nature-reserve-iba-china-(mainland) on 07/12/2023.