Songhua Hu, Baishan Hu and Hongshi Hu

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4iii (2009)
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Area: 1,144,710 ha

Site description
The main habitats in the nature reserve are coniferous-broadleaf mixed forest, broadleaf deciduous forest and secondary forest. The IBA includes the wetland and open water habitats in the reserve.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: There are records of Panthera tigris altaia, Panthera pardus, Felis lynx, Lutra lutra, Martes zibellina, Ursus arctos, Selenarctos thibetanus and Cervus nippon, but their numbers have declined in recent years.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Songhua Hu, Baishan Hu and Hongshi Hu. Downloaded from on 26/09/2022.