Elephant Database
African Elephant Specialist Group

Population Survey

Cameroon
Phenotype: Savanna (based on genetic evidence gathered on-site)
Data contributed by peter.mwangi@iucn.org, last updated 22/10/2022
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22136 km²
Dryseason
Recorded at stratum level
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The total aerial count of elephants and other wildlife species in Faro, Benoue and Bouba Ndjidda national parks and the adjacent hunting blocks in Northern Cameroon. It was conducted during the dry season (April to May) of 2008. Note that all hunting blocks were aggregated as one block called "Hunting blocks".
Source:Omondi, P., Bitok, E. K., Tchamba, M., Mayienda R. and Lambert, B. B. (2008). 'The total aerial count of elephants and other wildlife species in Faro, Benoue and Bouba Ndjidda National Parks and adjacent hunting blocks in Northern Cameroon'. Yaounde, Cameroon: WWF and Cameroon Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife.
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