Located in Damaoqi, northern Baotou City, with the Mongolian border to the north. The IBA comprises 85% desertified grassland.
Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected animals include Procapra gutturosa, Canis lupus and Vulpes vulpes.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Damaoqi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2020.