Found in most parts of Africa. They are made up of trees like acacia, baobab and are characterized by shrubs.III.Mediterranean forestsAre used along the coast of Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria. They are also found in South Africa.IV.Mountain ForestsFound on the slopes of mountains and highlands found in Africa.V.Mangrove ForestsThey grow on shallow marine water along the east coast in Africa and adjacent islands. They are found along the coast of Kenya, Tanzania, Western Coast of Mozambique, Madagascar, Nigeria, Liberia and Gabon.FORESTS DISTRIBUTION IN THE WORLDForests cover about one third of the worlds’ land area:A.Commercial forests are restricted to the very large global belts, one in the Northern hemisphere and the second one in the equatorial zones of South and Central America; Central Africa and South East Asia. These forest belts differ in the types of trees they contains and in the type of market or use they serve.B.Softwood forests are the largest and most continuous circling the globe below the Polar Regions. Softwoods forest types such as pine, spruce, and fir are used for construction and to produce pulp for paper, rayon and other cellulose products.C.Temperate hardwood forests containing deciduous species include oak, hickory,mapleand birch. These types of trees are found in the southern globe.