1241 WDPA ID
3300.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Cameroon


  • Original Name Faro
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category II
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1980
  • Sublocation CM-NO
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority State
  • Management Plan Available 2008
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • RAPPAM 2002
  • IMET 2019, 2022


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Cameroon Updated: 2021 Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife, Cameroon via Central African Forests Commission (COMIFAC)

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Faro from the World Database on Protected Areas, November 2023. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net