Iles Tristao

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Iles Tristao

  • Country: 
    Guinea
  • Site number: 
    572
  • Area: 
    85,000 ha
  • Designation date: 
    18-11-1992
  • Coordinates: 
    10°55'N 15°00'W
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Overview

Iles Tristao. 18/11/92; 85,000 ha; 10°55'N 015°00'W. Kogon River Delta, an estuarine complex of extensive mangrove forests and sandy intertidal zones. The site contains several villages where activities include traditional fishing, rice cultivation, and small-scale horticulture. The area supports nesting and wintering birds. Mammals include hippopotamus. Ramsar site no. 572. Most recent RIS information: 1990.
  • National legal designation: 
    • none
  • Last publication date: 
    18-11-1992

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