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Etude environnementale de la Réserve naturelle forestière de Bururi (Environmental study of the Bururi forest reserve)

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Kakunze A.C. (2015). Etude environnementale de la Réserve naturelle forestière de Bururi. [online] Bujumbura: Association Protection des Ressources Naturelles pour le Bien-Etre de la Population au Burundi (APRN/BEPB), p.1-49. Available at: [Accessed 31 Oct 2016].

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  • Association Protection des Ressources Naturelles pour le Bien-Etre de la Population au Burundi (APRN/BEPB)
  • Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund


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Species Info

  • Acanthopale neocalbosetulose
  • Acanthus montanus 
  • Acanthus ueleensis
  • Anisosepalum humbertii
  • Anisosepalum lewallei
  • Brachystephanus africanus
  • Brillantaisia cicatricosa
  • Hypoestes aristata
  • Isoglossa burundiensis
  • Isoglossa gregorii
  • Isoglossa punctata
  • Isoglossa runssorica
  • Isoglossa vulcanicola
  • Justicia anselliana
  • Justicia Amanda
  • Justicia flava
  • Justicia schimperi
  • Justicia striata
  • Mimulopsis solmsii schweinf
  • Mimulopsis arborea
  • Monechma subsessile
  • Phaulopsis imbricata
  • Saintpauliopsis lebrunii
  • Acanthus polystachius
  • Brillantaisia patula
  • Hygrophila spiciformis
  • Hypoestes forskalei
  • Hypoestes triflora
  • Mimulopsis solmsii
  • Thunbergia alata
  • Alangium chinense
  • Celosia elegantissima
  • Sericostachys scandens
  • Achyranthes aspera
  • Sericostachys scandens
  • Pseudospondias microcarpa
  • Artabotrys likimensis
  • Artabotrys monteiroae
  • Artabotrys nitidus
  • Monanthotaxis orophila
  • Cryptotaenia africana
  • Heteromorpha trifoliata
  • Peucedanum runssoricum
  • Peucedanum scottianum
  • Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides
  • Sanicula elata
  • Cynanchum shistoglossum
  • Landolphia owariensis
  • Periploca linearifolia
  • Rauvolfia mannii
  • Secamone racemosa
  • Tabernaemontana johnstonii
  • Tacazzea apiculata
  • Schefflera myriantha
  • Polyscias fulva
  • Schefflera abyssinica


This article is written in French

  • The author presents a study of the Buruni forest reserve in Burundi (RNFB).
  • He puts the current state of the forest in a historical context and provides a survey of animals and plants living in the reserve.
  • The author details the forest reserve's ecological functioning and provides hydrologic and climatic data about the reseve.
  • Finally, the author discusses threats to the Buruni forest reserve and offers suggestions for its protection.

Geographical Region

  • Central Africa
  • Ecosystems

  • Tropical Wet Forest
  • Country

  • Burundi
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