Hangzhou Wan

Year of compilation: 2009

Site description
Located along the east coast of Zhejiang, the IBA is a shallow bay in the southern estuary of the Qiantang Jiang river. It is the largest area of inter-tidal mudflats in Zhejiang, and there are many saline ponds adjacent to the coast.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Hangzhou Wan. Downloaded from on 23/03/2023.