CN237
Lashi Hai


Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4iii (2009)
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Area: 933 ha

Protection status:

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 high not assessed medium
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Site description
Located in north-west Lijiang County, adjacent to Lijiang City and Yulong Xueshan Nature Reserve (CN236). Lashi Hai is a rain-fed lake, and sedimentation has resulted in an increase in the shallow water area. The marshes and agricultural land in the vicinity provide suitable wintering grounds for waterbirds.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lashi Hai. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/11/2019.