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Basse-Lobaye Biosphere Reserve, Central African Republic

The Basse-Lobaye is a tropical humid forest.

Designation date: 1977

Regional network:  AfriMAB

Ecosystem-based network: 




    Surface: 18,200 ha

    • Core area(s): 18,200 ha
    • Buffer zone(s): N/A
    • Transition zone(s): N/A

    Location: N/A

    Administrative Authorities

    Georges N’Gasse
    B.P. 830
    Central African Republic

    Tel.: +236 70 025434 / 75046352

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    Ecological Characteristics

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


    Socio-Economic Characteristics

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

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    Last updated: October 2019