CN217
Mamize Nature Reserve


Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 38,800 ha

Protection status:


Site description
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 (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mamize Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/11/2019.