Located in northern Ningxia, with the Yellow River flowing along the eastern border of the site. The climate in the IBA is temperate and arid. It is one of the main agricultural areas in Ningxia with some industrial development.
Non-bird biodiversity: No information.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yinchuan plain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2020.