Checklist S31480284

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Owner Craig Brelsford

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Traveling
  • 2
  • 25 km
Comments

Read more about this day here: http://www.shanghaibirding.com/explorations/qinghai-2016/part3/

Introduction

This is an interesting spot. The coordinates are 38.117957, 100.190286, and the place lies 12 km south of Qilian Xiancheng on the S204. It is a conifer forest. Elev. 3140 m (10,300 ft.). There we noted Black Woodpecker, Rufous-vented Tit, and Willow Tit (ssp. affinis). Many other conifer forests cling to the slopes around Qilian Xiancheng. This one was the easiest to access.

The list includes a few birds noted further S on the S204.

Background Info

Haibei Prefecture (Hǎiběi Zàngzú Zìzhì Zhōu [海北藏族自治州]): sub-provincial administrative area NE Qinghai. Area: 39,354 sq. km (15,195 sq. mi.). Full name: Haibei Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture.

Qilian County (Qílián Xiàn [祁连县]): sub-prefectural administrative area Haibei Prefecture. Area: 15,610 sq. km (6,027 sq. mi.).

Qilian Xiancheng (Qílián Xiànchéng [祁连县城]): informal & more commonly used name for Babao Zhen, administrative center of Qilian County in Haibei Prefecture. 38.176712, 100.247371.

Qinghai (Qīnghǎi Shěng [青海省]): province NW China. Area: 720,000 sq. km (278,000 sq. mi.). Area (comparative): three times larger than United Kingdom; slightly larger than Texas. Pop.: 5.6 million.

Observations

  1. Number observed: 10
  2. Number observed: 2
  3. Number observed: 3

    Comments: 2840 m

  4. Number observed: 1

    Comments: 2800 m

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  5. Number observed: 3

    Comments: 3140 m

  6. Number observed: 1

    Comments: 3140 m

  7. Number observed: 2

    Comments: 2800 m

  8. Number observed: 2

    Comments: 2800 m

  9. Number observed: 5

    Comments: 2840 m, 冰沟村

  10. Number observed: 4

    Comments: 3140 m

  11. Number observed: 1
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  12. Number observed: 10
  13. Number observed: 2

    Comments: 3140 m

  14. Number observed: 6

    Comments: 3140-3250 m

  15. Number observed: 4

    Comments: 3140 m

  16. Number observed: 2
  17. Number observed: 3

    Comments: 3020 m

  18. Number observed: 4

    Comments: 3250 m

  19. Number observed: 1

    Comments: 3140 m

  20. Number observed: 1

    Comments: 3530 m

  21. Number observed: 2

    Comments: 2800 m

  22. Number observed: 20
  23. Number observed: 30
  24. Number observed: 2
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