Kaifeng Liuyuankou Nature Reserve

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA criteria met: A1, A4i (2009)
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Area: 16,148 ha

Site description (2009 baseline)
Liuyuankou Nature Reserve is located in eastern Henan, 10 km north of Kaifeng City. The reserve extends 60 km from east to west and 15.5 km from north to south. Within the nature reserve the banks of the Yellow River are 10-20 km apart, with an open water width of 20 km.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Kaifeng Liuyuankou Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 08/12/2023.