Lanting Damiaowu

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A4i (2009)
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Area: 333 ha

Site description
Located in Shaoxing County. A large colony of egrets nested in 1996, with as many as 8,000 birds in 1999. The nesting species are Egretta garzetta and Ardeola bacchus.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lanting Damiaowu. Downloaded from on 28/09/2022.