Thursday, January 29, 2004

Chaillu Massif

Mountain range in south-central Gabon, rising to more than 3,300 feet (1,000 m) between the Ngouni� and the Ogoou� rivers; it forms the country's main watershed. The range contains Mount Milondo (3,346 feet [1,020 m]), the highest peak in Gabon, 53 miles (85 km) southwest of Koula-Moutou. Other high points in the range are Mount Iboundji (3,215 feet [980 m]) and Mount Mimongo (2,822 feet [860 m]). The granite massif is named for the explorer


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