Location: Hwange National Park

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Photo: Bart Wursten
Map showing location of Hwange National Park

General Information

Quarter degree square: many

Country: Zimbabwe

Habitat: Kalahari sand forest, Acacia savanna, mopane woodland, seasonal pans, rocky outcrops ao.

Altitude range: c. 950 - 1100m

Annual rainfall:

Location (short): Southwestern Zimbabwe, bordering on Botswana. Largest National Park in the country.

Location (detailed): This is the largest National Park in the country park covering an area of about 14,650 kmĀ² in Hwange district, Matabeleland North, bordering on Botswana in the Southwest. The park is managed by the Zimbabwean Department of National Parks and Wildlife Management.


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View a list of unique taxa (excluding cultivated plants) for Hwange National Park

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Location details: Hwange National Park.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/location-display.php?location_id=5, retrieved 21 September 2023

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