Mamize Nature Reserve

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 38,800 ha

Site description (baseline)
Located in the northern part of Leibo County. The IBA is on the eastern slope of Huangmaogeng in the Liangshan mountains, north of the Jinsha Jiang river (i.e. the upper reaches of the Yangtze River).

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Important site also to Giant Panda, Lesser panda, Leopard, Musk Deer and Asiatic Black Bear.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mamize Nature Reserve. Downloaded from on 28/05/2023.