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Yanshui River mouth wetlands
Update Date:2020/5/18
Introduction
Theme
Natural Ecosystems
Status
Open
The wetlands are at the mouth of Yanshui River. In the last few years intermediate white egrets have bred in the coastal area of Taiwan’s southwest and established a new colony. Great egrets and intermediate egrets have also been seen nesting in the mangrove swap at the mouth of the Yanshui River. Issue 58 of Journal of the National Taiwan Museum reported the discovery of a new species of clam in the river mouth.
Location
22°59'52.16640"N 120°08'19.04640"E