Rong Jiang Estuary

Year of compilation: 2009

Site description
The IBA includes the estuaries of the Han Jiang, Rong Jiang and Lian Jiang rivers. This was historically an area of mangrove forest, but this was destroyed by reclamation. Tens of thousands of waterbirds pass through the IBA on migration.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rong Jiang Estuary. Downloaded from on 05/12/2022.