JP057
Otomonuma reservoir


Country/territory: Japan

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4iii (2004)
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Area: 60 ha

Wild Bird Society of Japan
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2010 low not assessed low
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Site description
Otomonuma, located in the northwestern part of Akita Prefecture, is a farm pond with depth of water at about 2 m. There are reed beds. Low hills lie in the north and south. In the north are forests of Pinus thunbergii and Quercus serrata, and shrubs. In the south are forests of Pinus thunbergii and Cyryptomeria japonica.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Otomonuma reservoir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2022.