Site description (2009 baseline)
Located in Chuxiong City. The main habitats in the IBA are coniferous forest, scrub and grassland, with a forest cover of 94%. The nature reserve consists of a 12,000 ha buffer zone and a 4,000 ha core area, and 1,753 ha of the national forest receive good protection.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Zixishan Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/zixishan-nature-reserve-iba-china-(mainland) on 25/09/2023.