Luo Scientific Reserve

72340 WDPA ID
480.16 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Democratic Republic of the Congo


  • Original Name Réserve Scientifique de la Luo
  • English Designation Scientific Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1992
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Government-delegated management
  • Management Authority Center for Research in Natural Sciences (CRSN/Mabali)
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of the Democratic Republic of Congo Updated: 2020 ICCN via Central African Forests Commission (COMIFAC)

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Luo Scientific Reserve from the World Database on Protected Areas, June 2024. Available at: