Ogooué Leketi National Park

Country/territory: Congo

IBA Criteria met: A3 (2007)
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Area: 423,000 ha

Protection status:

Site description
The forest is complex and includes sometimes trees tallest than 60 metres high rising from a dispersed undergrowth. Species like Haumania libretiana and Aframomum sp are dominant in the herbaceous level. Large areas along rivers are covered by a flooded forest where species like Hallea ciliata, Pterocarpus osun and Alstonia congonsis are dominant.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ogooué Leketi National Park. Downloaded from on 22/09/2020.