Bururi Forest

9164 WDPA ID
33.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Burundi


  • Original Name Bururi Forest
  • English Designation Nature reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Ib
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1951
  • Sublocation BI-BR
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority OBPE
  • Management Plan In development
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • IMET 2015
  • RAPPAM 2011
  • Birdlife IBA 2001
  • METT 2012


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Burundi Updated: 2020 Office Burundais pour la Protection de l'Environnement’ via Central African Forests Commission (COMIFAC)

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Bururi Forest from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net