Located in the northern part of Leibo County. The IBA is on the eastern slope of Huangmaogeng in the Liangshan mountains, north of the Jinsha Jiang river (i.e. the upper reaches of the Yangtze River).
Non-bird biodiversity: Important site also to Giant Panda, Lesser panda, Leopard, Musk Deer and Asiatic Black Bear.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mamize Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/06/2020.