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Comoé

 

(also Komoé), a river in West Africa, primarily in the Republic of the Ivory Coast. Length, 900 km; basin area, 74,000 sq km. It rises in Upper Volta. In its upper course it flows through tall-grass savannas; in its lower course, through dense equatorial rain forests. The river empties into the Gulf of Guinea at Grand-Bassam. The river is fed by rain. Maximum water level occurs in September and October; there is low water in February. The mean annual flow rate in the lower course is 430 cu m per sec. The Comoé is navigable in the lower course.

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The state of conservation of Cote d'Ivoire's Comoe National Park will be examined with a view to removing it from the List in Danger.
Scientists described the unique rescue behavior of the African Matabele ants, called Megaponera analis, after observing them in Ivory Coast's Comoe National Park, but did not ascribe charitable motives to the insects.
Expression of interest for Development of natural and economic areas Tai and Comoe in Ivory Coast.
Les teneurs en proteines des farines d'ignames [6,56 [+ ou -] 0,01 g/100 g d'igname Bete Bete non fermentee (FBbNF) et 4,81 [+ ou -] 0,01 g/100 g d'igname Kponan non fermentee (FkpNF)] sont comparables a celles trouvees par Comoe [7].
From management to negotiation: Technical and institutional innovations for integrated water resource management in the Upper Comoe River basin.
Also in stark contrast to our findings, a study on grouping patterns in Buffon's kob Kobus kob kob in Comoe National Park (Ivory Coast) suggested that being alone or in small groups might be advantageous to avoid human pursuit, as poachers are less likely to detect singletons or small groups (Fischer & Linsenmaier 2007).
Pa' que bayal recepchion que basel poi to loalto, tu sabe comoe esa ijamia que le guhta lo bueno" (69).
Their distribution was highly dispersed (Coulibaly and Dibloni, 2007), with small populations spread over the W-Arly- Pendjari rivers complex in the east of the country, and the Biosphere Reserve of "Mare aux Hippopotames" (RBMH), the lakes of Bagre and Tingrela, the rivers Comoe, Leraba, Sourou, Bougouriba and the plain of Banzon in the West (Fig.
Outre l'assignation traditionnelle de fonctions familiales et domestiques aux femmes senegalaises induisant une sous-representation de ces dernieres sur le marche du travail, il est egalement possible--meme si cela reste a prouver--, comme le soulignent Younoussi et Piche (2005) et Comoe (2006), que les femmes migrantes fassent l'objet de discrimination sur le marche du travail.
A1/2We aren't politicians, we're farmers,e said Patrick Ayemou, a cocoa farmer from the Sud Comoe region.
Focus Regions" means the following Regions of the Recipient: (a) 18 Mountains (Man); (b) South Comoe (Aboisso); (c) Savanes (Korhogo); and (d) Lagunes (Abidjan).