Mali is a land which borders the Sahara desert. 40% of Mali is covered with desert or semi-desert but still the country still boasts amazing array of wild animals.
Mali has African lions, ball pythons, black Rhinos, crocodiles, chimpanzees, dromedary camels and elephants.
Mali has also got diverse landscapes. The northern section is covered with arid and semi-arid desert regions, the central and southern region of the county features grassy savannahs and tropical wetlands.

Management Authority
National Directorate of Water and Forests
Mamary Tidiane Kokaina
Head of Division, Regulation and Control of Natural Resources
Point Focal CITES
Tel: +223 76 49 70 31