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      Biosphere Reserve Information

Central African Republic


  General Description  
  Major ecosystem type   Tropical humid forests
  Major habitats & land cover types   Dense, humid, semi-deciduous forest of Ulmaceae, Sterculiaceae, Meliaceae and Sapotaceae
  Location   0340'N; 1750'E
  Area (hectares)    
  Total   18,200
  Core area(s)  
  Buffer zone(s)  
  Transition area(s) when given  
  Altitude (metres above sea level)   < +500
  Year designated   1977
  Administrative authorities   Basse-Lobaye Forest

Last updated: 14/02/2000

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