The Bafing National Park lies in southern Mali. It was established on 1 July 2000. This site is 5000 km². Bafing National Park is the only protected area for chimpanzees within the Manding Plateau area.
Woodlands dominate most of the landscape. Both Korofin and Wongo National Park (both IUCN category: II) are components of the Bafing Biosphere.