36979 WDPA ID
181.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Nigeria


  • Original Name Okomu
  • English Designation Forest Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category II
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year Not Reported
  • Sublocation NG-ED
  • Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2003
  • RAPPAM 2002
  • Birdlife IBA 2009


Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Nigeria Updated: 1978 Government of Nigeria, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Federal Department of Forestry

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Okomu from the World Database of Protected Areas, January 2021. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net