Can you image a wetland in a desert region? There is one located 56km north of Yinchuan City, the capital of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. Sand Lake Scenic Area has a total area of around 80km2. It is a precious natural habitat of various species and a National AAAAA Scenic Area. Being one of the best spots in China for bird watching, Sand Lake is also a popular place for sand slide, cable slide and boat ride.