The Basse-Lobaye is a Tropical humid forests.

Declaration Date: 1977
Surface Area: 18,200 ha
Administrative Division: Sous Préfecture de Bamingui

Ecological Characteristics

  • Dense semi-deciduous forest
  • Young forest with closed understory
  • Predominance of gallery forest
  • Scattered Pygmy camps
  • Predominance of non-woody forest products.

Human Activities

  • Agriculture
  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Gathering of non-woody forest products (NWFP).

Protection Classification

Biosphere reserve

At a national level : research on the activities of the Pygmies.

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                                                                                           Last updated : August 2011

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