What is a Forest?
A forest is an area of land dominated by trees. Hundreds of definitions of forest are used throughout the world, incorporating factors such as tree density, tree height, land use, legal standing, and ecological function.
List Of Forests In Rwanda
What is the major forest in Rwanda?
The Nyungwe Forest is undoubtedly the most floristically rich forest remaining in Rwanda, and at 971 km2 is by far the largest.
Which natural forest is found in western Rwanda?
The Gishwati Natural Forest is a secondary montane rainforest fragment located just south of Volcanoes National Park in western Rwanda (1° 49´ S, 29° 22´ E).
It is part of the Congo-Nile Divide forest complex that includes Nyungwe National Park in Rwanda and the contiguous Kibira National Park in Burundi.