The Takamanda-Mone TOU was created by Ministerial Decision No 2007/0782/PM of18th June 2007

Geographical/ administrative Coverage

The TOU cuts across two divisions: Manyu and Momo Divisions (A larger area of Kagwene gorilla sanctuary that extends to Momo Division/North West Region) covering a surface area of 444, 172 ha.


Cat 1 (Surface area >100,000ha )

Organisational Chart
  • Auspices: South West Regional Delegation of Forestry and Wildlife
  • Conservator: Divisional Delegate of Forestry and Wildlife For Manyu
  • Chairperson of Management Committee: Senior Divisional Officer Manyu
  • Chairperson Technical Committee: TOU Conservator
Conservation Status
  • Forest Management Units: 11004
  • National Park: Takamanda National Park, Kagwene Gorilla Sanctuary
  • Forest Reserves: Maune Forest Reserve
Agro-Industrial Situation
  • CDC: Prospected Area of Intervention
Mining and Oil/Gas
  • Mining concessions: SOFT ROCK ENGINEERING