CN071
Huihe Nature Reserve


Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii (2009)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 120,000 ha

Protection status:


Site description
Located in Hulun Buir League, 30 km from Hailar City. The Huihe is a river which flows north-eastwards from the Da Hinggan Ling mountains to the Hailar He river. The IBA includes many shallow marshes, lakes and ponds, and this is one of the most important reed production area in Inner Mongolia.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected plants include Paeonia lactiflora and Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica. Nationally protected animals include Felis manul, Procapra gutturosa, Lutra lutra and Lepus timidus.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Huihe Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2020.