TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Tucker, John
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
International Forestry Review;2013 CFA Newsletter, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
87600710

 

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