Location: Mwabvi Wildlife Reserve

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Photo: Bart Wursten
Map showing the location of Mwabvi Wildlife Reserve

General Information

Quarter degree square: 1635C1, 1635C3 & 1634D2

Country: Malawi

Habitat: Mopane, Combretum and Brachystegia woodland, open savanna, dambos, sandstone outcrops and riverine vegetation.

Altitude range: 150 - 400 m

Annual rainfall:

Location (short):

Location (detailed): Mwabvi Wildlife Reserve is Malawi’s smallest wildlife, covering an area of 135km² in Nsanje District. It lies near the southern tip of Malawi on the border with Mozambique.

Description

It is hot and dry and situated at low altitudes of 150-400 m asl. The scenery offers views over the Shire and Zambezi rivers and magnificent sandstone outcrops. Habitats include Mopane, Combretum and Brachystegia woodland, open savanna, dambos, sandstone outcrops and riverine areas.
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Malawi: Location details: Mwabvi Wildlife Reserve.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/location-display.php?location_id=191, retrieved 23 August 2019

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