Protected areasBechati/Tofala Hills

Tofala Hills Wildlife Sanctuary (Bechati-Fossimondi-Besali)

  • Tofala Hills (Bechati-Fossimondi-Besali) (© Angela Meder, with Informationen from Rich Bergl)

Country:
Cameroon

Conservation status:
wildlife sanctuary

Area:
80 km²

Height:
250–1900 m

Gorillas:
a few Cross River gorillas

Gorilla tourism:
not possible

Survey of the Cross River Gorilla at the Tofala Hill Wildlife Sanctuary in Cameroon

July 2017

In January 2014 I started to study the ecology of Cross River gorillas at the Tofala Hill Wildlife Sanctuary (THWS) in collaboration with the local...[details]

Cameroon Loses a Cross River Gorilla

July 2013

On March 1, 2013, the Cameroon conservation community was taken aback when news reached them about the brutal killing of a silverback male of the...[details]

The Power of Local Stories in Lebialem, Cameroon

December 2008

© Denis Ndeloh

Cross River gorillas are found in isolated forest blocks including the Bechati-Fossimondi-Besali forest area in Lebialem Division, southwest...[details]