Taipo Hu Nature Reserve

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
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus LC non-breeding 2008 present A4i
Swan Goose Anser cygnoid VU non-breeding 2008 present A1
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU non-breeding 2008 present A1
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri CR non-breeding 2008 present A1
Baikal Teal Sibirionetta formosa LC non-breeding 2008 present A1
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos LC unknown 2008 present A4i
Common Teal Anas crecca LC non-breeding 2008 present A4i
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU unknown 2008 present A1
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU non-breeding 2008 present A1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 2008 present 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Taipohuhouniao Nature Reserve 2,600 is identical to site 2,600

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Taipo Hu Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 25/03/2023.