Bekalikali Bai now has an observation platform
The National park’s building team just finished construction of a wildlife observation platform in Bekalikali bai – a large forest clearing that is regularly visited by forest elephants, antilopes and numerous bird species. Bekalikali bai can be reached via a trek through the forest from the Lokofa Patrol Station situated at the Luilaka River below Monkoto. The observation platform has two levels of 16m² surface each and allows up to 10 people to settle.
The platform will facilitate the observation of animals in all discretion for both tourism and research. Built in a bai its height also guarantees the safety of researchers and visitors.
Salonga National Park removed from the List of World Heritage in Danger
On 19 July 2021, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee decided to remove Salonga National Park from the List of World Heritage Sites in Danger.
Elephants populations: encouraging signs in a bai of the North bloc of the parc
The latest report on monitoring park clearings reveals encouraging signs for elephants in a bai of the northern bloc of the park.
Two rangers build their skills at the Garoua Wildlife School in Cameroon
Two eco-guards went to the Garoua Wildlife School in Cameroon for an 18-month training that began in September.