Farasuto Forest in The Gambia: a relict forest patch in West Africa

Tucker, John
March 2013
International Forestry Review;2013 CFA Newsletter, p7
The article offers information concerning Farasuto forest, a relic forest patch in Gambia. A former ritual site in the country, Farasuto forest is noted to be the second smallest of the five known remaining Guinea-Congo forest patches within 25 kilometers of the coast. Several species of forest-adapted birds in the country are mentioned.


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