the natural environment

Protected Areas in Sierra Leone
The World Database of Protected Areas manages the dynamic database which includes all protected areas in Sierra Leone. You can visit the current overview for Salone on the protected planet website:

UICN Publications on Sierra Leone
The International Union for Conservation and Nature has a wealth of publications dedicated to the historic and current state of the natural environment in Sierra Leone. You can search the Library via the UICN Library website:

Red List of Threatened Species (UICN) in Sierra Leone
Some species of animal and plants are threatened in Sierra Leone according to the Red List. You can find the current overview for Sierra Leone on the Red List database website (type Sierra Leone in the search box to view all listed species):