Located on the southern slopes of the Qinling mountains, the IBA includes four protection stations and the adjacent areas. The main habitats are temperate montane broadleaf deciduous forest, broadleaf-coniferous mixed forest, evergreen forest and scrub, and less than 10% of the IBA is agricultural land.
Non-bird biodiversity: Giant Panda and Takin found in the reserve.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Foping Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2021.