Hasuhai Nature Reserve

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4iii (2009)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 5,360 ha

Protection status:

Site description
Hasuhai is located on the flood plain of the northern bank of the Huang He (Yellow River), in an old channel of the river. The southern section of the lake has extensive reedbeds and bulrushes suitable for breeding birds, and the IBA is an important breeding and staging area for waterbirds. Over-fishing has caused serious disturbance to birds, and an increase in tourist activities is also affecting birds and their habitats.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Hasuhai Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 29/11/2020.