Jinggangshan

Biosphere Reserve Information

China

2012

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Jinggangshan Nature Reserve was established in 1981 as a provincial nature reserve and was reclassified as a National Nature Reserve in 2000. It was incorporated as a China Biosphere Reserve, and a China National Forestry Demonstration Nature Reserve, and one of the 35 biodiversity conservation priority zones listed in the China National Biodiversity Conservation Strategy and Action Plan. It hosts distinctive biodiverse primary broad leaf forests which support various local development initiatives.

Administrative Authorities

Jiangxi Provincial Forestry Department

Contact

Contact Address

Telephone

Jiangxi Jinggangshan National Nature Reserve Management, Changkeng Road No.11, Ciping Town, Jinggangshan City, Jiangxi Province 343600, China

(+86) 0796 6569686

Fax

(+86) 0796 6569669

E-mail

N/A

Website

Location

Latitude

26°28'32''N - 26°40'03''N 

Longitude

114°04'05''E - 114°16'38''E

Area (hectares)

Surface Area

29,053

Core Area

4,232

Buffer Area

1,191

Transition Area

23,630

Map

Last updated: 2012

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