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Melmeg (Momege) Nature Reserve


Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii (2009)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 144,000 ha

Protection status:


Site description
Located in Zhenlai County, western Jilin Province, 22 km from the city. The IBA includes 30,000 ha of marshes, 20,000 ha of grassland, 11,540 ha of woodland and 11,200 ha of agricultural land.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Mammals include Canis lupus, Vulpes vulpes and Lepus capensis.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Melmeg (Momege) Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2020.