Bama Kuno (also spelt Bamakuno) is located 25km to the south
east of Brikama town in the Western Region (Kombo East District)
of The Gambia.
It is a densely wooded area and lies next to Kahlenge Forest
and is just over 930 hectares. It was designated a park on
January 1st 1954.
Among the bird species to be found are the African Green Pigeon,
Yellow-bellied Hyliotas, Brown-backed Woodpecker, blood chest beard
bird, dwarf weber, Siffling Cisticolas, brown back woodpecker, Bearded
Barbet, Bronze-tailed Glossy Starlings, Black-crowned Tchagra, African
Golden Oriole, Black-winged
Red Bishop and Red-winged Warblers.
Geographical coordinates: 13° 11' 48 N,
16° 25' 2 W.