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W National Park of Niger

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W National Park of Niger

CountryNiger
Date of Inscription1996
CategoryNatural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/749

The part of 'W' National Park that lies in Niger is situated in a transition zone between savannah and forest lands and represents important ecosystem characteristics of the West African Woodlands/Savannah Biogeographical Province. The site reflects the interaction between natural resources and humans since Neolithic times and illustrates the evolution of biodiversity in this zone.

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Capital: Niamey
Currency: CFA franc (XOF)
Language: French, Hausa, Djerma
Time Zone: UTC+1

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