Located in the north-eastern part of Wushan County, the IBA is linked to Shennongjia (CN348) in Hubei Province in the north-east. The main vegetation types are broadleaf evergreen forest, mixed broadleaf evergreen and deciduous forest and coniferous forest.
Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected species include Leopard, Clouded Leopard, Asiatic Black Bear, Goral and Rhesus Macaque.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Wulipo Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2021.