Congo rainforest is
in northern parts of the country.
particularly the Congo
used to be
inhabited by pygmy
been displaced (and later also enslaved) in this country since the
European colonization in 1800s.
contain elephants, all sorts of monkeys, and the largest lowland Gorilla
population in Africa.
Many species have
the wetlands around them, which have made these forests quite
these forests are
today protected in Odzala
Congo is a dangerous
visit at the moment (2010). There have been many civil wars lately, and trips to Odzala can be
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