Located in the western section of the Daiba Shan mountains, on the northern slope of the Micang Shan mountains, 15 km south of Chenggu Town. The egretry in the IBA is located in the valley between the two mountain ranges. Over 70% of the area is broadleaf-coniferous mixed forest, with little human activity.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Erlinggou. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2021.