Province: Antsiranana (Diégo-Suarez)
Protected area status: Integrated Nature Reserve
General location: Southeastern corner of Nosy Be
Location and Access: Southeaster corner of Nosy Be
Climate: Tropical forest
Average temperature: 26°C
Precipitation: 225 cm
Dominant ethnic group(s): Sakalava, Antakarana
Official web page: http://www.parcs-madagascar.com/lokobe/lokobe.htm
NASA satellite image of the Lokobe region:
Nosy Komba is the round island located just south of Nosy Be.
Pictures on this site were taken with a Konica Minolta
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Chocolate company, NGO work together to save lemurs
(03/30/2015) Despite its biodiversity and unique plants and animals, Anjanaharibe-Sud Special Reserve hosts only around a dozen tourists each year. In an effort to increase tourism and research opportunities, the Lemur Conservation Foundation will be using the money raised during the MadÃ©casse promotion to develop Camp Indri - the reserveâ€™s only authorized tourist site.
Madagascarâ€™s frog haven: rich, underexplored, threatened
(03/04/2015) Madagascar is a treasure trove of frogs. Located off the east coast of Africa, this large island nation has more than 500 species of frogs, many of which are found nowhere else in the world. Much of Madagascarâ€™s rich biodiversity remains understudied. As researchers comb through the countryâ€™s forests, they continue to discover previously undescribed species of frogs, adding to Madagascarâ€™s amphibian diversity.
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