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Nature Kenya—the East Africa Natural History Society (EANHS)—is Africa’s oldest environmental Society. It was established in 1909 to promote the study and conservation of nature in eastern Africa. Nature Kenya mission is  to  "connect nature and people" to take action for biodiversity conservation. ………..read more


Last chance to save the Taita Apalis from extinction

The Taita Apalis (Apalis fuscigularis), is the most endangered bird in Kenya and one of the rarest bird in the world. Indeed, without swift action, the Taita Apalis is predicted to be extinct within 10 years. It is confined to some of the small fragments of forest in the Taita Hills in southeastern Kenya. 

Reviving action to save the precious Arabuko-Sokoke Forest

Arabuko-Sokoke Forest Reserve, home to four globally endangered mammals and six globally threatened birds and famous for its innovative Kipepeo Butterfly project, continues to be threatened by illegal logging and poaching.

 

 

Over 3,000 indigenous trees planted to conserve Taita Hills forests

Ongoing efforts to restore degraded parts of Taita Hills forests saw over 3,000 indigenous seedlings being planted in parts of four affected forests in the month of December last year.

 

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