CN296
Zhouzhi Nature Reserve


Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A3 (2009)
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Area: 56,393 ha


Site description
Located on the upper Hei He river, and an important water resource for Xi’an City. The IBA is in the forests on the northern slopes of the central Qinling mountains, and it includes four protection stations.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: This nature reserve was established for the protection of Giant Panda and Snub-nosed Langur (Golden Monkey).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Zhouzhi Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2021.