Biosphere Reserve Information

China

Snake Island, Laotie Mountain

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The Snake Island–Laotie Mountain biosphere reserve is located in the west of the Dalian Lushunkou District and covers a total area of 9 072 hectares. Among its primary targets for protection are the Agkistrodon shedaoensis snake, migratory birds and ecological environments.

Administrative Authorities

Liaoning Snake Island-Laotie Mountain National Nature Reserve Authority

Contact

Contact Address

Telephone

Authority of the Snake Island-Laotie Mountain National Nature Reserve in Liaoning Province, No.2, Youyi Road, Lushunkou District, Dalian City, 116041, Liaoning Province, China

(+86) 0411 86383697

Fax

(+86) 0411 86383105

E-mail

Website

Location

Latitude

Snake Island: 38°56'28''N - 38°57'41''N

Laotie Mountain: 38°43'02''N - 38°57'16''N

Longitude

Snake Island: 120°58'00''E - 120°59'15''E

Laotie Mountain: 121°04'53''E - 121°15'19''E

Area (hectares)

Surface Area

9,072

Core Area

3,565

Buffer Area

1,947

Transition Area

3,560

Map

Last updated: 2013

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