The nature reserve is divided into two sections, one located where Weihui City meets Yanjin County and the other a mudflat in Fengqiu County, with areas of 10,500 ha and 14,280 ha respectively. Both sections are wetlands on the lower Yellow River, and they are 41 km apart.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yubei Huanghe Gudao Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/07/2020.