Xingren Tuo Island

Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA criteria met: A1, A4i (2009)
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Area: 100 ha

Site description (baseline)
Located c.5 km south-east of Shicheng Dao (CN060), the IBA comprises two small islands, Xingren Tuo and Yuanbao Tuo. Xingren Tuo is uninhabited, but a small aquaculture operation has been developed on Yuanbao Tuo with about 10 workers. Prior to the establishment of the non-hunting area, the collection of bird eggs was a very serious threat.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: No information.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Xingren Tuo Island. Downloaded from on 08/06/2023.