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Han-gang river


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Goosander Mergus merganser LC unknown 2004 present A4i
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU unknown 2004 present A4i
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri CR winter 2004 present A1
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos LC unknown 2004 present A4i
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2004 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)
Seoul Nanjihanganggongwon 야생생물보호구역 6 protected area contained by site 0
Paldang(Namyangju) 상수원보호구역 4,238 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Paldang(Hanam) 상수원보호구역 710 protected area overlaps with site 0
Jamsil 상수원보호구역 645 protected area overlaps with site 0
Hangang Bamseom 생태경관보전지역 28 protected area contained by site 28
Hangang Estuary 습지보호지역 6,067 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Han River-Bamseom Islets Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 27 protected area contained by site 27
Han river Hunting Reserve 2,020 is identical to site 2,020
Godeok-dong 생태경관보전지역 32 protected area overlaps with site 0
Amsa-dong 생태경관보전지역 13 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Han-gang river. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2021.