Kasyoha-Kitomi Forest Reserve

Country/territory: Uganda

IBA criteria met: A1, A3 (2008)
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Area: 40,000 ha

IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2012 favourable low medium
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Site summary
Kasyoha-Kitomi Forest Reserve is one of Uganda’s remaining medium altitude moist Forests which cover a large watershed with great direct and indirect importance. Its biodiversity rich with threatened species of birds and other animal species. It contains many biome restricted species and acts as a significant game corridor to the adjacent National Parks and Wildlife Reserves.

National Biodiversity Data Bank Hosted by Makerere University Institute of Environment and Natural Resources.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Kasyoha-Kitomi Forest Reserve. Downloaded from on 06/12/2023.