Dongzhaigang

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Dongzhaigang

  • Country: 
    China
  • Site number: 
    553
  • Area: 
    5,400 ha
  • Designation date: 
    31-03-1992
  • Coordinates: 
    19°59'N 110°35'E
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Overview

Dongzhaigang. 31/03/92; Hainan; 5,400 ha; 19°59'N 110°35'E. Nature Reserve. Small shallow sea bay of extensive intertidal mudflats and mangrove swamps. The swamps are important feeding and nursery areas for waterbirds and fish. The site is located in a densely populated region, surrounded by numerous villages and large rice paddies. A mangrove restoration project is under way. Ramsar site no. 553. [reprint of management plan, 1999] Most recent RIS information: 1997.

Administrative region: 
Hainan

  • National legal designation: 
    • national nature reserve
  • Last publication date: 
    01-01-1997

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