Located in Changtang, north-western Tibet. The average elevation of the IBA is 4,800 m, and it includes an extensive inland river system. The islets in the IBA’s lakes are important breeding grounds for birds.
Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected animals include Ursus arctos, Panthra uncia, Equus kiang and Pantholops hodgsoni.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Siling Co Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/06/2020.