Province: Mahajanga (Majunga)
Protected area status: Special reserve
General location: Mahajanga (Majunga)
Location and Access: Totally inundated during rainy season from Nov - March
Climate: Seasonal forest
Description: The forest of Tampoketsa Analamaitso is geographically at the border between the wet eastern forests and the dry deciduous forest of Madagascar.
Lemur species: Microcebus rufus
According to ANGAP Tampoketsa Analamaitso features the following ecosystems:
A study conducted in 1994 found that since 1949,
At higher elevations in the park, tropical forest gives way to dense sclerophyllous forest.
Dominant ethnic group(s): Tsimihety
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Additional notes: Lacking roads, access Tampoketsa is difficult.