Baishiyi Nature Reserve

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A4i (2009)
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Area: 150 ha

Site description
Located in the Jiulongpo District of Chongqing City, 15 km from downtown Chongqing. There is no river within the nature reserve, only with six small reservoirs and ponds (3.7 ha in total). Over 15,000 ardeids aggregate in the area, including many Egretta garzetta.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Baishiyi Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 28/09/2022.