Sangha Trinational is a transboundary conservation zone of mostly forest landscape. It is centered along the Sangha river, a tributary to the Congo River.
The site is home to rare and endangered fauna species, including large ape populations such as the critically endangered Western Lowland Gorilla.
It is made up of three contiguous national parks:
- Lobéké National Park in Cameroon
- Nouabalé-Ndoki National Park in Congo
- Dzanga-Ndoki National Park in the Central African Republic.
Map of Sangha Trinational
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Full name: Sangha Trinational
Unesco ID: 1380
Criteria: 9 10
- 2012 - Inscribed
The site has 3 locations.
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- Endemic Bird Species: Sangha Forest Robin Link
- Gorilla habitat: Western Lowland Gorilla
- Critically endangered fauna species: Western Lowland Gorilla
- Chimpanzee habitat
- Elephants: Forest elephants
- Crocodiles: Nile crocodiles
- Salt Flats: Dzanga Bai is a sandy salt lick that measures 250 m (820 ft) by 500 m (wiki)
- Strepsirrhini: southern needle-clawed bushbaby, Gabon bushbaby, dwarf bushbaby, potto, golden angwantibo
- High-Biodiversity Wilderness Area: Congo Basin
- Indigenous groups expelled: Baka . “This pattern is similar in CAR and Congo and, in all three countries, large areas customarily used by Pygmy communities have been included in national parks, where all access is prohibited.” (WHS-IPR)
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